Delhi Metro services to be restricted on January 26

Delhi Metro services to be restricted on January 26

Delhi Metro said on Thursday that its services will be partially curtailed on Republic Day for security reasons. The changes are as follows:

Metro schedules of Line – 2 (HUDA City Centre – Jahangirpuri), Line – 3 (Noida City Centre – Dwarka Sector 21), Line -4 (Yamuna Bank to Vaishali) have been partially modified for 26th January 2016 (Tuesday).


Metro Corridor

Modified Schedule


Line 2 (HUDA City Centre – Jahangirpuri)

i) Entry & Exit at Central Secretariat and Udyog Bhawan Metro stations will remain closed from 06:00 AM up to12:00 Noon.

ii) Patel Chowk and Race Course Metro stations entry & exit will remain closed from 08:45 AM to 12:00 Noon.

iii) Central Secretariat station will only be used for interchange of passengers between Line 2 and Line 6.


Line 3 (Dwarka Sector 21 – Noida City Centre) and Line 4 (Vaishali to Yamuna Bank)


i) Train services will be stopped at Mandi House and Pragati Maidan Metro stations during the period when parade passes under Tilak Bridge (tentatively from 10: 45 AM to 11: 45 AM). However, actual time of stoppage of train movement will be on receipt of directions from New Delhi Police Control Room.

ii)  During this period (train stoppage), trains will be run in three short loops on this corridor:

a.   NOIDA City Centre to Indraprastha

b.   Vaishali to Yamuna Bank

c.    Dwarka Sector 21 to Barakhamba Road



PARKING: In addition, all Metro parking lots will remain closed from 06.00 AM on the 25th of January to 2.00 PM on the 26th of January, 2016. This step has also been taken as part of the security arrangements.


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