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Delhi: Man dies after jumping off Yamuna bridge at DND flyway

A 30-year-old man allegedly committed suicide over a 'family dispute' by jumping off the Yamuna bridge at the Delhi Noida Direct (DND) Flyway, police said Sunday.

May 26, 2019, 21:33 PM IST

Closed over rising Yamuna level, old bridge restored for rail traffic

On Sunday evening, the order for closing the bridge was issued by the Delhi Police at 8.25 p.m. after the water level reached 205.52 metres.

Jul 30, 2018, 13:40 PM IST

Railways implements revised train operation plan after Yamuna rail bridge closure

As the water level of Yamuna River crossed the danger mark, the Northern Railway (NR) on Monday said that the old Yamuna rail bridge, also known as Loha Pul, has been closed for train traffic since midnight as a precautionary measure. Following the closure, a revised train operation plan has been implemented.

Jul 30, 2018, 11:37 AM IST

More bridges over Yamuna in the offing

Delhi government has decided to construct few more bridges over Yamuna to connect central, South and North Delhi with East Delhi, a step it feels would help ensure faster mobility and serve as a boon it times of calamity.

Jul 12, 2015, 15:06 PM IST

Kalindi Kunj Yamuna Bridge to be widened to 8 lanes

The Kalindi Kunj Yamuna Bridge,
connecting Noida with Delhi, will now be widened from four to
eight lanes, officials said.

Feb 26, 2011, 09:24 AM IST

Delhi flood threat: Old Yamuna Bridge closed

The Old Yamuna Bridge,
connecting east Delhi with the heart of the national capital,
was shut for rail and road traffic early Tuesday morning after
the water level in Yamuna rose dangerously.

Sep 21, 2010, 10:55 AM IST

Metro train derails in East Delhi; passengers unhurt

In yet another mishap involving
the Delhi Metro, a train derailed near the Yamuna Bridge here this morning due to problems on the track, causing anxious moments for 14 passengers on board and prompting the DMRC to
suspend a junior engineer and order a probe.

Sep 13, 2009, 20:00 PM IST