E Sreedharan

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Ready to take up any responsibility, says 'Metroman' Sreedharan

08 Mar 2021

Ready to take up any responsibility, says 'Metroman' Sreedharan

"Metroman" E Sreedharan on Sunday said he was ready to take up any responsibility given to him by the BJP, which he had recently joined.

Kerala BJP backs E Sreedharan as the Chief Ministerial candidate

04 Mar 2021

Kerala BJP backs E Sreedharan as the Chief Ministerial candidate

The Kerala unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will urge the party's central leadership to project veteran engineer Elattuvalapil Sreedharan as its Chief Ministerial candidate ahead of the state Assembly elections, due next month.

'Metro Man' E Sreedharan to join BJP, may fight polls

18 Feb 2021

'Metro Man' E Sreedharan to join BJP, may fight polls

Elattuvalapil Sreedharan, the man credited for changing the face of public transportation in India, is set to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Free rides an election gimmick: Metro Man Sreedharan tells Sisodia

22 Jun 2019

Free rides an election gimmick: Metro Man Sreedharan tells Sisodia

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has decided to make Delhi Metro rides free for women and this decision has started conversations.

India needs safe-and-fast railways, not expensive bullet train: 'Metro Man'

01 Jul 2018

India needs safe-and-fast railways, not expensive bullet train: 'Metro Man'

Last September marked a landmark in India's transportation system: the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project, the country's first, was launched.

Could 'Metro Man' E Sreedharan be India's next president?

16 Jun 2017

Could 'Metro Man' E Sreedharan be India's next president?

In the lack of confirmation from the BJP, there have been several names doing the rounds as the possible presidential candidate of the NDA.

What is happening in Mumbai today?

18 Nov 2016

What is happening in Mumbai today?

High court asked the Enforcement Directorate to file status report on NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal's money laundering case.

President emphasizes importance of Indian youth

25 Oct 2016

President emphasizes importance of Indian youth

Failure to train the youth in skills essential for employment will lead to a "demographic explosion" in India, according to President Pranab Mukherjee.

Indian institutes produce very sub-standard quality of engineers: E Sreedharan

02 Sep 2016

Indian institutes produce very sub-standard quality of engineers: E Sreedharan

'Metro Man' E Sreedharan rued those engineers produced by engineering institutes in India who are of "very sub-standard" quality.