In view of the ‘International Day for Yoga’ being organised at Connaught Place, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Tuesday announced that the Rajiv Chowk Metro station would remain closed till 8.30 a.m. on Wednesday (June 21). A statement released by the DMRC said, “As advised by the Delhi Police, the entry and exit at Rajiv Chowk Metro station will remain closed till 8.30 a.m. on 21st June 2017. This has been necessitated in view of the security requirements for the ‘International Day for Yoga’ which is being organised at Connaught Place (Rajiv Chowk) on 21st June 2017.”
The statement added that interchange of passengers will be available at the station for Line 3/4 (Blue Line) and Line 2 (Yellow Line) and vice-versa during this period. The normal entry/exit for commuters will resume from June 21 8.30 a.m. onwards.