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Thiruvananthapuram Metro: Less Land to be Acquired

The state government has revised its order pertaining to land acquisition for construction of flyover and junction improvement in Sreekaryam as part of the metro project in Thiruvananthapuram. It has been decided to reduce the extent of land to be acquired. … Continue reading

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Trivandrum Monorail: In the Reverse Gear in Favour of Kozhikode’s !

The November deadline set by the chief minister for beginning the monorail construction here in the Mission 676 document is unlikely to materialize with land acquisition continuing to be a hurdle for the project. PWD sources said the project may … Continue reading

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A Trivandrum Fly-past

Aerial view of various locations of Thiruvananthapuram City. We, the blog team thank Shri. Ajith Vijayan for sharing these pictures 🙂

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Trivandrum Monorail: Minimum Fare Pegged at Rs.8/-

If things go as planned, people of Thiruvananthapuram can travel in a driverless monorail with a minimum charge of Rs.8/-, less than that of an AC Volvo bus, by 2016. Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Limited (DMRC), general consultant of the … Continue reading

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Trivandrum Monorail: SPV to be Formed to Implement the Monorail Project

It was decided to form SPV for the speedy implementation of Monorail project in Thiruvananthapuram. This was decided by the high level meeting chaired by the chief minister Shri.Oommen Chandy on 13th June 2012. It was also decided to request … Continue reading

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Trivandrum Monorail: DMRC Selected as the Project Consultants

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has been selected by the state government as the project consultants for the 41.8-km monorail, an elevated rail-based mass rapid transit system (MRTS), on the Mangalapuram-Ulloor-Overbridge-Killipalam-Balaramapuram-Neyyattinkara corridor in Thiruvananthapuram. The State government issued the … Continue reading

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Thampanoor Bus Terminal to be Opened in September 2012

The Rs 55.93-crore bus terminal complex coming up at Thampanoor will be commisioned on September. Stringent security measures had been taken with the assistance of the Labour Department at the construction site to ensure safety of workers. Work had been progressing … Continue reading

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