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Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation

Will Metro puncture Mumbai’s green lung?

The Shiv Sena and the Congress see it as “overgovernance” and “vote politics”.

20 Sep 2019 1:36 AM

‘56 per cent trees transplanted by MMRC dying’

This is a significant deterioration and a clear indication that proper care is not been taken to protect the trees.

06 Jul 2019 3:22 AM

Trees being illegally hacked in Aarey colony, say activists

This is despite the earlier detailed report on the metro line which stated that 57 trees will be cut.

13 May 2019 2:54 AM

Bombay high court raps MMRC over tree-cutting permission

The high court directed the MMRC to file a detailed affidavit along with permissions, failing which a blanket stay may be ordered.

11 Oct 2018 6:26 AM

Thousands attend Aarey metro car shed hearing

Tribals from 27 hamlets of Aarey claimed that metro car shed in Aarey is an infringement on tribal rights.

11 Oct 2018 6:19 AM


1st underground tunnel to be ready soon

The total length of the tunnel is 1.2 km. Last week, tunnelling from the Science Museum to Worli commenced.

01 Sep 2018 1:55 AM

Girgaum chawl to be vacated for Metro 3 corridor

According to MMRC officials, the land may be utilised for ancillary operations and metro buildings.

04 May 2018 2:12 AM

Metro-3 project to connect T1 and T2 terminals through skywalk

The distance between both the terminals is approximately 20 minutes, but the commuters are often found to over charged by cab drivers.

16 Mar 2018 6:06 AM

Kanjurmarg not feasible for carshed: MMRC

The affidavit also pointed out that two high transmission lines crossed the site and would take one year to be diverted around the depot.

07 Mar 2018 3:28 AM

L&T bags contract for Metro-3 electrical works

Meanwhile, of the 17 TBMs (Tunnel Boring Machines) which are used for the tunnelling of the underground Metro.

22 Feb 2018 6:24 AM


Noise levels at metro sites exceed 100 dB, says NGO

Churchgate saw noise levels as high as 110 dB due to drilling activities while Cuffe Parade recorded 92.5 dB despite the noise barriers.

04 Feb 2018 2:47 AM

Mumbai Metro progressing with Colaba-Andheri underground corridor

220 metres of the 33.5 km-long underground corridor has been dug up to construct the tunnel, the first such in the city.

21 Jan 2018 2:54 PM

Floodlights may disrupt city wildlife, say activists

The MMRC has maintained that there are no restraining orders by the NGT.

19 Jan 2018 3:30 AM

Mumbai Metro line construction: Parsis meet Uddhav Thackeray to save fire temples

Parsis fear the construction will break the continuous contact of the temple fire with earth, and thus diminish the magnetic circuits.

28 Oct 2017 3:43 PM

Parsis move HC fearing Mumbai metro project will affect fire temples

The two notable fire temples of the Parsi community are feared to be disturbed by this tunneling work.

15 Oct 2017 4:17 PM


Thirty Thai workers in Mumbai for Metro work

According to the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation, the work has been delegated to these workers by their concerned contractor and not by the authority.

17 Sep 2017 2:13 AM

Mumbai Metro car shed work to start in June

MMRC says AG stated that construction of depot can begin at Aarey.

19 May 2017 2:16 AM

Colaba-Seepz corridor to be driverless

In a bid to save trees in Aarey Milk Colony, the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation has redesigned its car depot plan.

03 Mar 2017 4:07 AM