Hundreds of Delhi Metro commuters confronted a harrowing time on a busy Monday morning as a technical snag in a prepare between Sultanpur and Ghitorni stations led to a chaos at a number of stations.
The Yellow Line of the Delhi Metro connects Samyapur Badli in Delhi to HUDA City Centre in Gurugram.
Several folks have been stranded between 7 am and 10 am as companies weren’t obtainable between Sultanpur and Ghitorni as a result of a “technical issue” in a prepare, official sources mentioned.
Many commuters took to Twitter, posting footage and movies of the chaos at and round metro stations. In one of many movies, folks have been additionally seen driving a truck to succeed in their vacation spot.
In one other video, a commuter was seen asking for a raise from a plumber who was on a bicycle and pedalled nearly 7 km to assist him attain workplace.
“When DMRC services got halted, Rajendra helped me reach office by pedalling almost 7 km without taking a single penny. We are stranger to each other but he didn’t think for a second before offering me the pillion seat,” he wrote.
Several commuters have been additionally seen strolling from Sultanpur metro station in direction of Gurgaon to succeed in their places of work.
According to Delhi Metro Rail Corporation officers, regular companies resumed on the Yellow line slightly after 10 am.
Earlier, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation had tweeted round 7 am to alert the commuters in regards to the service disruptions.
“Yellow Line Update: Services are not available between Sultanpur and Ghitorni. Service is available between HUDA City Centre and Ghitorni as well as Sultanpur and Samaypur Badli. Normal services on all other lines,” the DMRC tweeted.
About 20 minutes earlier than that, it had tweeted that there was a “delay in services” between Ghitorni and Sultanpur stations.
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