Delhi Metro train services to be curtailed on January 26 at select stations

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) today said its services would be partially curtailed at select stations on Saturday, January 26 as part of the security arrangements for Republic Day celebrations in the capital as per the instructions of Delhi Police.
The Metro schedules of Line – 2 (HUDA City Centre – Samaypur Badli), and Line 6 (Kashmere Gate-Raja Nahar Singh) have been partially modified for January 26, a press release from DMRC said. 
On Line 2 (HUDA City Centre - Samaypur Badli), the entry and exit at  Central Secretariat and Udyog Bhawan Metro stations will remain closed from 06:00 am up to12:00 noon.
Patel Chowk and Lok Kalyan Marg Metro stations entry and exit will remain closed from 08:45 am to 12:00 noon.
Central Secretariat station will only be used for interchange of passengers between Line 2 and Line 6.
On Line 6 (Kashmere Gate-Raja Nahar Singh), the ITO, Delhi Gate, Lal Quila, Jama Masjid will remain open throughout the day.
However, certain entry/exit gates at these stations will remain closed from start of revenue services till 12:00 noon as follows :
ITO (Gate No. 3, 4 & 6), Delhi Gate (Gate No. 1, 4 & 5),
Lal Quila (Gate No. 4) and Jama Masjid (Gate No. 3 & 4)
In addition, all Metro parking lots will remain closed from 06.00 am on January 25 to 2.00 pm on January 26. This step has also been taken as part of the security arrangements, the release added.

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