All Metro stations in Delhi will remain open on Independence Day (August 15) but parking at the stations will be closed from 6 am on August 14 till 2 pm on August 15. Metro train services will run as usual across the entire Delhi Metro Network on Independence Day.
However, entry/exit at four stations of Violet Line – Lal Quila, Jama Masjid, Delhi Gate and ITO will be permitted from select entry/exit gates during the ceremony. Meanwhile, a high alert has been issued for Delhi Metro network in the wake of Independence Day and the recent developments in Kashmir.
The alert was issued soon after the Centre’s big announcement on repealing Article 370, which grants autonomous status to the state of Jammu and Kashmir. Read More