New Delhi: Metro services have resumed in select cities of the country today, with protective measures against the coronavirus. The US, with 62 lakh cases, has the most number of cases in the world. Ten Metro stations in Central Delhi were closed down today for an indefinite period as a precautionary measure by Delhi Police to prevent agitators from reaching India Gate to … The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) tweeted, “Security Update - Entry & exit gates of Jamia Millia Islamia and Jasola Vihar Shaheen Bagh are closed. Delhi Metro Rail Corporation tweets at 7.28pm: pm: Exit gates of Rajiv Chowk metro station are open. Trains will not be halting at these stations. Approximately 7,500 passengers availed the services of Delhi Metro which resumed its operations on Monday in a calibrated manner, after 169 days of shutdown due to coronavirus, according to a statement by the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). We have made all arrangements to make travel safe for the commuters," said Mr Garg. Delhi metro update on metro stations closed today | Photo Credit: Representative Image. The first metro trains departed from Bayyappana Halli metro station to Mysore Road at 9 am today. A policeman stands guard at India Gate C-hexagon. Director Operations, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), AK Garg on Monday expressed happiness over the resumption of metro services in the national capital and seeing passengers traveling confidently amid the COVID-19 crisis. Latest traffic updates: Exit gates of Rajiv Chowk metro station open. At New Delhi railway station, gate no 5 at the Ajmeri gate exit will be open for passengers. Platforms and key hub stations, including Rajiv Chowk, wore a deserted look, eateries remained closed and the ambience far removed from the usual hustle-and-bustle as the Delhi metro services resumed on Monday after a 169-day hiatus triggered by the COVID-19 epidemic. Magenta Line: Jamia Millia Islamia. At Kashmere gate bus terminal, gate no 7 and 4 will be open for entry or exit. Normal service has resumed. Similarly, trains within the state also resumed services after a break of about two months, PTI reported. According to the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) spokesperson, four metro stations – Race Course, Central Secretariat, Udyog Bhawan and Khan Market – will remain closed from 8 … All Delhi Metro stations are open and running normal services except for Jaffrabad and Maujpur-Babarpur stations which are closed, DMRC said … Copyright © 2021 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. Along with these, metro stations of Patel Chowk, Lok Kalyan Marg, Udyog Bhawan, ITO, Pragati Maidan, and Khan Market are also closed. Bengaluru's Namma Metro on Monday resumed its service with Purple Line as part of Unlock 4. The line operating from LB Nagar to Miyapur has been opened today with protective measures against the coronavirus. Red Line: Dilshad Garden The metro authorities of Delhi, Noida, Chennai, Kochi, Bengaluru, Mumbai Line-1, Jaipur, Hyderabad, Maha Metro (Nagpur), Kolkata, Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh have prepared their standard operating procedures. Delhi Metro Rail Corporation tweets at … Only asymptomatic people are allowed to board trains and stations at containment zones will stay shut. Earlier in the morning, DMRC opened Jamia Millia Islamia and Jasola Vihar Shaheen Bagh metro stations. Watch: Pant Pleads With Rahane To Go For DRS, Rohit Sharma Laughs It Off, "Who Are You Supporting?" Violet Line: Mandi House, Lal Quila, Jama Masjid, Delhi Gate, Khan Market, Janpath. 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Delhi Traffic Alert: Several metro stations have been shut in Delhi today in the wake of massive protests over the amended Citizenship Bill. To ensure reliability and safety in train operations, it is equipped with the most modern communication and train control system. Normal services have resumed in all stations," the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation announced taking to micro-blogging site Twitter. Under the guidelines, the authorities have decided to discourage cash transactions and tokens. Be it traffic snarls, metro-train delays or cancelled flights, Times City brings you every information that can ease your commuting woes. Two rallies were scheduled to be held in Delhi today… in Delhi and the National Capital Region (Gurgaon and Noida) with 132 operational stations. "Entry and exit gates … The frequency of trains will be regulated to avoid crowding at stations and in trains. I am happy to see that the passengers are confident about travelling in Delhi Metro. Metro stations to remain open in Delhi today New Delhi, Aug 26 : Six metro stations in central Delhi, which were earlier announced to be closed due to security concerns over a … Jaffrabad, Maujpur-Babarpur, Gokulpuri, Johri Enclave and Shiv Vihar stations on the Pink Line Metro will remain closed and trains are being terminated at Welcome Metro Station.