#Delhi Metro

Delhi Railway has given out their timings on Metro Railways. (Photo Credit- Twitter/@OfficialDMRC)

  • Delhi metro services for some metro station temporarily closed to ensure social distancing norms
  • Arvind Kejriwal, Chief Minister of Delhi imposed a complete 6 days lockdown on Monday, April 19, 2021
  • Services will be available at the frequency of 30 minutes 

.Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
The 88-year-old E Sreedharan is likely join the BJP in poll-bound Kerala. (Photo credit: Twitter/ANI)

  • My main aim is to help the party come to power in Kerala: E Sreedharan
  • He said that the focus will be on developing infrastructure in a big way 
  • His entry into the BJP is being seen as a major boost for the party in election-bound Kerala

.Kozhikode, Kerala, India
The 88-year-old, E Sreedharan, is likely to join the BJP in poll-bound Kerala later this month. (Photo credit: ANI/Twitter)

  • E Sreedharan  is credited with changing the face of the public transport system in the country
  • He is likely to join the BJP during the party's 'Vijay Yatra' starting on February 21 from Kasaragod 
  • Sreedharan was awarded the Padma Shri in 2001 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2008.

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
DMRC closed the entry and exit gates of major Delhi metro stations on Monday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@OfficialDMRC)

  • Entry and exit gates of metro stations, including Brigadier Hoshiar Singh and Bahadurgarh City, were closed by DMRC
  • Delhi Traffic Police has alerted travellers about the affected border areas 
  • Tens of thousands of farmers have been demonstrating a sit-in protest at Ghazipur demanding repeal of farm laws

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Security forces men guarding at a metro station watch clashes between police personnel and farmers after their tractor rally turned violent in New Delhi on Tuesday. (PTI Photo)

  • Entry gates of Jama Masjid are also closed: DMRC
  • DMRC tweeted, "Entry gates of Lal Quila metro station are closed. Exit is permitted at this station. All other stations are open. "
  • On Tuesday, Metro services were shut after the farmers’ protest in the national capital turned violent

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
DMRC shared the information via Twitter. (Picture credits: Twitter/DMRC)

  • Four stations in the vicinity of Rajpath will be shut during morning hours
  • These are Central Secretariat, Udyog Bhawan, Patel Chowk and Lok Kalyan Marg
  • This is due to security arrangements for Republic Day

.Delhi, India
The prime minister will also be launching the fully operational National Common Mobility Card (NCMC) services on the Airport Express Line. (Photo Credit: ANI)

  • The driverless train on the Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line will be flagged off on Monday 
  • DMRC is looking at introducing the same technology on Pink Line corridor by mid-2021
  • National Common Mobility Card services on the Airport Express Line will also be launched on Monday

.Delhi, India
Metro train runs on its track amid low visibility due to smog, post 'Diwali' celebrations, in New Delhi, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020. Delhi''s air quality turned 'severe' on Diwali with stubble burning accounting for 32 percent of the city''s PM2.5 pollution a

  • Entry & exit gates of six metro stations were closed along the green line
  • The Delhi metro had suspended services from neighbouring cities on Friday
  • Security forces have been deployed at various border points

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Chandni Chowk, Chawri Bazaar, Patel Chowk and Rajiv Chowk are few of the stations equipped with this facility. (Photo Credit: PTI Photo)

  • Real-time average waiting duration will be provided at a few busy stations
  • The information will be provided in case the waiting time goes beyond 20 minutes
  • This initiative is aimed at avoiding long queues at entry or exit amid the pandemic

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The Home Ministry on Monday chaired a high level meeting in Delhi. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @PIBHomeAffairs)

  • The Centre said that efforts will be made to increase testing in critical zone 
  • Metro travel should be carefully monitored: Centre
  • A high level meeting  was held to discuss Delhi's COVID-19 situation