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Metro Rail – Is Kochi On The Right Track To Earn The Metro Status?

Metro rail, a soon reality in three years for the Queen of the Arabian sea, Kochi. The first tier-II city, Kochi, among all the states of India to be allowed the metro rail transit system under the Central Government plan, which is to permit cities for a metro rail which has population over 2 million. The […]

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North Over Bridge demolition plans put on hold

The North and South Over Bridge are the two iconic symbols of the Kochi city. Both serve as the entrance to the busy commercial areas of Kochi such as the Broadway, the M.G Road and the Marine Drive. Previously it had been decided to demolish the small pathway on the sides of  North Over Bridge […]

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Kochi Metro Rail in Three years?

The much awaited solution for the citys’ unending traffic woes, this maybe the moment of truth. There is just one more hurdle before the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to start the Kochi Metro Rail project – The nod from Union Government is all that we want now. E Sreedharan, the legend behind the success […]

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Green Signal for Kochi Metro Rail

Finally, the much awaited Kochi Metro Rail Project planning to take off! It is said that the metro project for Kochi would be taken up for sanction soon. The Planning Commission has finally given the green signal to the Metro rail project, after a long and hefty persuasion by the Ministry of Urban Development. The […]

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Kochi Corporation seeks metro suburban rail system

After a successful momentum in the metro rail project, Kochi Corporation is now seeking the help of Railways to bring to life a suburban railway system linking the Cochin Metropolis with Trissur, Kottayam and Mattancherry. This is aimed at helping the daily commuters who come to Kochi for work and business. The Kochi Corporation under […]