Republic Day 2019: Metro services to be partially curtailed

Photo: Samrat Roy
Posted: Jan 23, 2019

Delhi Metro services will be partially curtailed on Saturday as per the security instructions issued by the Delhi Police for the Republic Day celebrations.

According to the statement issued by DMRC, metro schedules of Line-2 (HUDA City Centre – Samaypur Badli) and Line 6 (Kashmere Gate - Raja Nahar Singh) will be partially modified.

The entry and exit gates at Central Secretariat and Udyog Bhawan Metro stations will remain closed from 6 am to 12 noon. At Patel Chowk and Lok Kalyan Marg Metro stations, the entry and exit gates will remain closed from 8:45 am to 12 noon.

Central Secretariat Metro station will only be used by passengers to interchange between Line 2 and Line 6.

The metro stations on Line 6 at ITO, Delhi Gate, Lal Quila and Jama Masjid will remain open throughout the day. However, certain entry and exit gates at these stations will remain closed from the start of service till 12 noon. The gates that will remain closed are ITO (Gate No. 3, 4 and 6), Delhi Gate (Gate No. 1, 4 and 5), Lal Quila (Gate No. 4) and Jama Masjid (Gate No. 3 and 4).

Also, all metro parking lots will remain closed from 6 am on January 25 to 2 pm on January 26.

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