Days after resuming operations on the Yellow Line after remaining suspended for over five months, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation(DMRC) resumed services on the Red Line, Green Line and Violet Line on Thursday as part of Unlock 4. On Wednesday, metro services were resumed on DMRC’s longest line Blue Line that that connects Dwarka Sector 21 to Vaishali/Noida Electronic City.
The metro will be running on Rithala – Shaheed Sthal (Red Line), Kirti Nagar/Inderlok – Brig. Hoshiar Singh (Green Line) and Kashmere Gate – Raja Nahar Singh (Violet Line) routes from 7 am to 11 pm and 4 pm to 8 pm.
“10th September onwards, metro services will begin on red line (Rithala – Shaheed Sthal) green line (Kirti Nagar/Inderlok – Brig. Hoshiar Singh) and violet line (Kashmere Gate – Raja Nahar Singh) from 7:00 to 11:00 in the morning and 4:00 to 8:00 in the evening,” a tweet from DMRC read.
People queued up to board metro trains at Kashmere Gate metro station. Amid the coronavirus pandemic, people were seen maintaining social distancing.
DMRC resumed the services of Blue and Pink Line on Wednesday and Yellow Line connecting Samaypur Badli to Huda City Centre and Rapid Metro in Gurugram on September 7 as part of Unlock 4.
The entire Metro network will be made operational for passengers throughout the day from September 12 as it was before March 22, 2020, with all social distancing norms and guidelines in place during the travel due to ongoing pandemic.