The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation announced Thursday that train services from the National Capital Region (NCR) to Delhi will be on hold until new orders are placed in response to protests from farmers. The metro resumed train services from Delhi to NCR after 2pm on Thursday.
“Starting at 2 pm there will be metro connections from Delhi to the NCR sections. However, the services of the NCR sections in Delhi will continue to be suspended for security reasons until further notice, ”said the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) statement.
On Thursday, commuters from Noida, Gurugram, Faridabad and Ghaziabad ran into problems when train services between Delhi and NCR metro stations were closed on seven lanes due to protests until 2:00 p.m.
A DMRC official said: “This was done at the request of the Delhi Police to avoid overcrowding due to the Covid-19 pandemic. From morning until 2 p.m., the metro connections are regulated in various corridors. “”
However, train traffic between Delhi and the NCR stations resumed after 2:00 p.m.