New Delhi: Hours aft the Delhi authorities announced nighttime curfew successful the nationalist capital, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation connected Tuesday (April 6) issued guidelines for metro travel.
The DMRC said that introduction successful Metro from 10pm to 5am volition beryllium allowed lone to those passengers who autumn successful indispensable category.
“In presumption of the imposition of nighttime curfew successful Delhi starting tonight, introduction successful Metro from 10pm to 5am volition beryllium allowed lone to those passengers who autumn successful indispensable class arsenic per govt order, aft verification of their valid IDs by DMRC/CISF personnel,” said DMRC successful a statement.
The DMRC has besides advised its users, who bash not autumn successful indispensable category, to implicit travel and scope their destination by 10 p.m. arsenic they volition not allowed beryllium to question aft that till 5 americium successful the morning.
The bid volition beryllium applicable till April 30 unless different bid is made successful this regard, DMRC said.
The Delhi authorities announced earlier that definite nationalist transport volition beryllium exempt from the nighttime curfew for the unit of indispensable services.
The accelerated emergence successful COVID-19 cases has forced the authorities to enforce strict restrictions successful respective states successful India.
“Public transport specified arsenic buses, Delhi Metro, autos, and taxis volition beryllium allowed to ferry lone those radical who are exempt from nighttime curfew," the authorities said.
"People who privation to get COVID-19 vaccination volition beryllium exempted but volition person to get an e-pass. Shopkeepers selling indispensable goods similar groceries, fruits, vegetables, milk, and medicine volition beryllium allowed to determination aft getting an e-pass. Print and physics media volition besides beryllium allowed to determination lone done e-pass," the Delhi government's bid stated.