Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has resumed services on the Magenta and Grey lines today in their second stage of restarting their services after a nearly 6 months long gap.
DMRC informed on Friday that it will start its operations on all sections from 6 am on September 13 for a week.
“This Sunday, 13th September, Metro operations will start at 6:00 AM on all sections. Starting next Sunday, 20th September, regular timings as per earlier time table with services starting at 8:00 AM on Phase 3 sections (on Sundays) will continue,” DMRC said in a statement.
DMRC is taking major precautions for the safety of people. It has taken a series of measures such as closed token counters, limited entry and exit points, thermal scanners, and sanitizers among other measures to prevent the spread of the virus.
To guide passengers in the wake of new Metro norms, DMRC has deployed around 1,000 officials/staff across the line(s)/network to assist and guide passengers.
Delhi has become the second city in the country to have more than Two Lakh people infected with the virus till now.
Total Corona cases in Delhi has risen to 2,09,748 with 26,907 active case including 4,687 deaths and 1,78,154 recovered/discharged/migrated.