Central Secretariat and Udhyog Bhavan metro stations will remain closed on Tuesday from 6 am to 10 am in the wake of sit-in protest by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party here.
On the directions of the Delhi Police, four metro stations – Patel Chowk, Central Secretariat, Udyog Bhawan and Race Course – were closed today from 9 AM onward.
Later, Patel Chowk and Race Course metro stations were opened at 2.14 PM. The entry and exit to the Central Secretariat and Udyog Bhawan Metro stations remain closed as directed by the Delhi Police.
“Central Secretariat and Udhyog Bhavan metro stations will remain closed on Tuesday from 6 am to 10 am as per Delhi Police directives,” a DMRC spokesperson said.
During the closure, movement of the interchange passengers was being allowed at the Central Secretariat metro station and regulated exit of employees with offices in the vicinity after the verification of the identity cards at Central Secretariat only in the morning.