In view of the ”Delhi Chalo” civil disobedience by farmers against the Centre’s new farm laws, DMRC has taken a choice on Delhi metro services.
Delhi metro services from the capital Region (NCR) will remain suspended on Friday in sight of the ”Delhi Chalo” protest by farmers against the Centre’s new farm laws, officials said. However, metro services are getting to be available from Delhi towards the NCR sections, they said.
Taking to Twitter, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Thursday said, “
Metro services are becoming to be available only from Delhi towards the NCR area. However, services from the NCR stations towards Delhi won’t be available due to security reasons till further notice. As this is an update for tomorrow (Friday) advised by Delhi Police
However, services from NCR sections to Delhi still remain suspended due to security reasons till further notice.”
On November 25, the DMRC had said trains wouldn’t cross borders of the capital on Thursday till 2 pm because of farmers” protests.
The farmers are scheduled to succeed in Delhi through five highways connecting the capital as a part of the protest.
The Delhi Police, however, rejected all requests received from various farmer organizations regarding the protest and warned of action against them if they came to the town to carry any gathering amid the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak.
Delhi Police personnel are deployed in large numbers within the border areas of the capital and every one incoming vehicles were being checked in sight of the protest.
The All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee (AIKSCC), Rashtriya Kisan Mahasangh and various factions of the Bharatiya Kisan Union have joined hands and formed a ‘Samyukta Kisan Morcha’ to press the central government to scrap the three new farm laws.