E Sreedharan

  • Sreedharan in city to take a stock of Lucknow Metro project 08-03-2014 12:33 PM

    A week after he accepted Uttar Pradesh government's offer to be the chief advisor of the Lucknow Metro project, E. Sreedharan will be visiting the state capital Saturday, officials said. Sreedharan, who is accredited with the successful launch of Delhi Metro, will meet Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, senior government and...
  • Metro man E Sreedharan endorses Modi 07-03-2014 11:56 PM

    'Metro man' E Sreedharan on Friday came out in support of BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, saying he hoped bold decisions under his leadership will fasten government's decision-making process. "Our problem is basically delay in taking government decisions and bureaucracy is responsible for it. We don't have self confidence...
  • Bestow Bharat Ratna on Delhi Metro founder Sreedharan: Mulayam 03-03-2014 11:56 PM

    Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday said E Sreedharan - the man behind Delhi Metro - should be bestowed with Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honour. At a foundation-stone laying programme in Lucknowfor the north-south corridor of the metro rail project, he said it was only befitting that...
  • 30 Minutes: India's metro man 07-01-2012 06:34 PM

    16 years after becoming Managing Director of DMRC, E Sreedharan stepped down on December 31 leaving behind a 190 km network across the NCR. ...
  • DMRC chief Sreedharan's metro stint ends 01-01-2012 06:04 PM

    New Delhi: The man who gave us the Delhi metro and Konkan railways has hung up his boots. The face of Delhi Metro, E Sreedharan, retired on Saturday. He gave Delhi its new identity and achieved the near-impossible breaking through red tape to build the Delhi Metro. However, 16 years...
  • Satisfied with the DMRC experience: E Sreedharan 01-01-2012 09:10 AM

    New Delhi: The man who gave the Metro Rail to Delhi, E Sreedharan, retired on Saturday. On his last day at work, he said, "It was a very glorious journey for me. We started with nothing and we produced hundreds of kilometres for the Delhi Metro." "It was a very...
  • DMRC chief Sreedharan retires today 31-12-2011 07:30 AM

    New Delhi: The face of Delhi Metro, E Sreedharan, retires on Saturday. He gave Delhi its new identity and achieved the near-impossible breaking through red tape to build the Delhi Metro. However, 16 years after he became Managing Director DMRC in 1995 - E Sreedharan - is stepping down. He...
  • Sreedharan to retire as DMRC chief on Saturday 30-12-2011 03:36 PM

    New Delhi: E Sreedharan will retire as DMRC chief on Saturday and hand over reins to colleague Mangu Singh after a highly successful 16-year tenure during which he transformed the capital's transport sector through Metro. 79-year-old Sreedharan, who joined the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation in 1995, will formally hand over...
  • Delhi Metro completes nine years 24-12-2011 03:15 PM

    New Delhi: Making its debut on a small 8km stretch on this day in 2002, Delhi Metro has had a stupendous journey in the last nine years with its network spreading far and wide across the National Capital Region giving the people an affordable mode of transport. Delhi Metro on...
  • Sreedharan not to head Kochi Metro 11-12-2011 01:47 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi Metro chief E Sreedharan, who demits office on December 31, will not head the proposed Kochi Metro Rail project, contrary to speculation in his home state of Kerala that he has been chosen for the job. The Congress Government in Kerala has been very keen on using...
  • Sreedharan's successor likely to be named soon 02-10-2011 10:38 AM

    New Delhi: The process of finding a successor to DMRC chief E Sreedharan is likely to be completed much before his extended tenure comes to an end on December 31. Delhi Chief Secretary PK Tripathi, who is a member of the panel to select a successor to Sreedharan, said the...
  • Govt to begin process to select new DMRC chief 13-06-2011 06:44 PM

    New Delhi: Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Monday said the government will soon set in motion the process for selecting a successor to DMRC chief E Sreedharan whose extended tenure will come to an end later this year. "The procedure to choose a new chief of DMRC will be started...
  • DMRC gearing up for Phase-III of Delhi Metro 24-12-2010 06:07 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Metro, which completed eight years of its operations on Friday, is now planning to reach the so far untouched corners of the capital through its Phase-III, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) managing director E. Sreedharan said. "The Delhi Metro has already initiated work on Phase-III. We...
  • Delhi Metro sets sail for business hub Gurgaon 30-01-2010 08:12 PM

    'Metro Man' E Sreedharan says he has fulfilled his promise. ...
  • Delhi HC issues notice to DMRC 29-07-2009 03:40 PM

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  • Watch: Metro mishap report blames it on poor design 29-07-2009 08:49 AM

    Three construction companies can be blacklisted for the next few years. ...
  • Watch: 18 new cracks in metro, DMRC says don't panic 28-07-2009 12:07 AM

    Two weeks ago, a pillar collapsed killing six people. ...
  • Gammon mismanagement reason for mishap: Metro chief 23-07-2009 12:47 PM

    Metro chief E Sreedharan has accused gammon of behaving unprofessionally. ...
  • Delhi Metro mishap: What went wrong? 21-07-2009 03:35 PM

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  • DMRC orders quality check 15-07-2009 08:43 AM

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