The Delhi Metro Rail Company (DMRC) on Wednesday briefly closed entry, exit gates of Lal Quila and entry gates of Jama Masjid metro stations following Tuesday’s clashes between police and protesting farmers at a lot of locations within the nationwide capital. The Delhi Metro Rail Company took to Twitter to tell the general public concerning the non permanent closure of metro station gates.
“Entry/exit gates of Lal Quila metro station are closed. Entry gates of Jama Masjid metro station are closed,” Delhi Metro Rail Company (DMRC) tweeted.
Entry/exit gates of Lal Quila metro station are closed.
Entry gates of Jama Masjid metro station are closed.
— Delhi Metro Rail Company I कृपया मास्क पहनें😷 (@OfficialDMRC) January 27, 2021
On Tuesday, as chaos escalated because of the farmers’ protest turning violent, the entry and exit gates of not less than 20 metro stations have been closed.
Tens of hundreds of protesters clashed with police in a number of locations, resulting in chaos in well-known landmarks of Delhi and suburbs, amid waves of violence that ebbed and flowed via the day, leaving the farmers’ two-month peaceable motion in tatters.
Protesting farmers’ additionally hoisted flags on the domes and the flagstaff on the rampart of the nationwide monument at which nationwide tricolour is unfurled by the Prime Minister on Independence Day.
Nearly 86 policemen have been injured within the farmers’ violence on Tuesday have been on the Pink Fort the place a number of police personnel fell or jumped tens of toes down a wall after being pushed to the sting by a marauding mob. A protester died after his tractor overturned close to ITO, one of many main flashpoints of the difficulty.
The Delhi Police have registered 15 FIRs in connection Tuesday’s violence within the nationwide capital throughout farmers tractor parade. As a precautionary measure, the authorities suspended web providers in a number of elements of Delhi and the Nationwide Capital Area (NCR) and closed Metro stations after the violence erupted.
Extra central troopers have been deployed in Delhi to fulfill any exigencies. Other than extra forces, stand by safety personnel have been organized to regulate any untoward incident.