Do's & Don'ts
Do's & don'ts while traveling in Metro:
- Keep before yellow line (generally have all platform) before boarding.
- Keep gap and distance from doors to allow passengers to board the train.
- Follow instructions of Station staff at the platforms, if they ask to so.
- Take care of your loose items like Saree, Dupatta, Dhoti and Bag etc. while boarding and de-boarding the train.
- Take care of your Bag/Purse/Luggage/Mobile while traveling or waiting at metro stations.
- Inform train operator in case any passenger/article stuck between train doors by pressing Passenger Emergency Alarm button/Handle.
- Take care and keep eye on the children & infants while traveling with them.
- Do not push co-passengers while boarding or alighting.
- Do not make noise or play music openly in train and metro premise.
- Do not fight with other passengers, if there is any issue get help from metro security.
- Do not try to enter/exit when train doors are closing better late than never.
- Do not obstruct the closing of the train doors.
- Show your metro smart card or token at the entry gate for the opening of flaps.
- Show your metro smart card or drop your token in exit gate for opening of flaps.
- Use of smart card gives you 10% discount on travel fee.
- Please ensure that entry on a travel smart card is followed by a valid exit from the system. In case of mismatch penalty will be payable as per Business rule of metro department.
- Carrying token beyond exit gate is a punishable offence and attracts a fine or imprisonment.
- The refund of unused token can be returned within 60 minutes of purchase from purchasing station only.
Let’s Fight COVID-19, Together!
Follow the protocol given below for a safe ride:
- Wearing a MASK is mandatory for all passengers while in Metro premises.
- Entry at stations only after hand sanitization and thermal screening.
- Use a Smart Card for travel, which can be recharged digitally/online.
- Social distancing norms to be followed while using lifts and escalators.
- Passengers to sit on alternate seats in the train and while standing maintain appropriate distance.
- Let people alight first and then board the train, the train will stop for extra time.
- Carry all your belongings in hand or baggage during security frisking.
- Passengers having temperature or symptoms of COVID-19 will not be permitted to travel.
Metro News & Updates
Hon'ble PM Shri Narendra Modi is going to inaugurate India's first driver-less train operations on Delhi Metro's Magenta Line & the fully operational National Common Mobility Card services on the Airport Express Line via video-conferencing tomorrow at 11 AM.
The Gurugram-Faridabad metro corridor, whose detailed project report was approved by the state government earlier this year, will connect with Rapid Metro at Sector 56, which will be a bridge with Delhi Metro's Yellow Line. The 32km corridor between the two Haryana NCR cities is proposed to have eight stations, two of which are underground.
Indian Railways on Wednesday conducted the first trial run of the Kolkata Metro train up to Dakshineswar along the city's North-South corridor. The 4-km extension of the city's existing North-South stretch to Dakshineswar is mostly on elevated structure, an official said, PTI reported.
The Delhi Metro on Thursday gave a big relief to thousands of passengers. Metro Rail Corporation has restored the facility of cash transactions to passengers. Now the passenger card can be recharged by paying money at the metro station. However, Metro has clarified that token sale is still not allowed. DMRC has given information to the passengers by tweeting it. The metro has advised passengers to join the corona fight and use cashless methods for safety.
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Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) will start the trial runs of 9 km-long northern Chennai line between December 24 and 26. The CMRL is gearing up to open the stretch in January 2021. The line from Washermenpet to Wimco Nagar is an extension of phase-1 corridor from Washermenpet to Airport via Anna Salai and has two underground and six elevated stations.
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