Metro to run again on Blue and Pink line from today, service starting after 171 days

Metro to run again on Blue and Pink line from today, service starting after 171 days

There is news of relief for the passengers traveling by the Blue Line and Pink Line of the Delhi Metro. Blue Line and Pink Line service, which has been closed for 171 days due to Corona epidemic, will once again start meeting people on Wednesday. Delhi Metro Rail Corporation said that after 171 days, Delhi Metro will start services from Blue Line-Dwarka Sector-21 to Electronic City-Vaishali and Pink Line-Majlis Park to Shiv Vihar from Wednesday.

Metro to run again on Blue and Pink line from today, service starting after 171 days

DMRC will run 66 trains on the Blue Line during morning and evening on 9 and 10 September. Similarly, about 27 trains on the Pink Line will run between Majlis Park to Mayur Vihar Pocket-1 and 13 trains between Trilokpuri-Sanjay Lake to Shiv Vihar Station.

According to DMRC, nine of the existing 28 interchange metro stations on the reopening of these lines – Rajouri Garden, Delhi Haat, INA, Mayur Vihar Phase-I, Karkardooma, Rajeev Chowk, Yamuna Bank, Anand Vihar ISBT, Azadpur and Sikanderpur Availability will be ensured.

Apart from this, Metro services from Red Line Rithala to Shaheed Sthal New Bus Adda (Ghaziabad), Green Line from Kirti Nagar / Inderlok to Brigadier Hoshiar Singh (Bahadurgarh) and Violet Line from Kashmiri Gate to Raja Nahar Singh (Ballabhgarh) are again from 10 September.

Delhi Metro, which had been closed for 169 days due to Corona, returned to the track again from Monday. At 7 am on Monday, the Metro left from HUDA City Center for Samaypur Badli. The metro rail started running on the 49-kilometer Yellow Line from Monday. Now on Wednesday, Metro will start running on some other routes as well.

In view of orderliness and social distancing at the metro station, only one or two entry and exit gates have been opened to control the crowd of passengers. DMRC has issued a guideline regarding travel in the metro. It is advisable not to travel unnecessarily in the metro. All passengers have been asked to travel with an extra time of 15-30 minutes. So that they can reach their destinations on time.

Passengers have been asked to travel with smart cards. Tokens will not be available at the station. There will be no cash transaction allowed. People have been asked to carry at least luggage during the journey.