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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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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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India Today Rating of India’s Best Cities: Thiruvananthapuram 15th Best City,1st in Housing & Transport Category

India Today published the Best Cities Survey results and rankings to highlight the livability of various cities in India. This is said to set the gold standard for measuring the performance of city and state governments and hope to spur … Continue reading

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CM to Launch ‘CityConnect Trivandrum’

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will launch CityConnect Trivandrum (CC-TRV), an industry initiative for urban development, here on Thursday. This is fully supported by the Government of India, as part of India@75 Scheme, a spokesman said. Industry-driven initiative CityConnect is … 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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Trivandrum Monorail: Merchants are Ready to Surrender Land; if Compensation is Paid

The Monorail Project in Thiruvananthapuram project will be implemented from Technocity near Pallippuram to Neyyattinkara in 2 Phases.There won’t be much land acquisition required in the 1st phase. However, land acqussion will be a challange for the authorities when the … Continue reading

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