The services of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) will be available till 10 pm on Sunday on the occasion of Diwali, the festival of lights.

"The last metro train will depart from terminal stations of Airport Express Line (New Delhi to Dwarka Sector 21), Red Line (Shaheed Sthal New Bus Adda to Rithala), Yellow Line (Samaypur Badli to HUDA City Centre), Green Line (Inderlok/Kirti Nagar to Brigadier Hoshiar Singh), Violet Line (Kashmere Gate to Raja Nahar Singh Ballabhgarh), Pink Line (Majlis Park to Mayur Vihar Pocket 1 and Trilokpuri Sanjay Lake to Shiv Vihar) and Magenta Line (Janakpuri West to Botanical Garden) at 10 pm on October 27 instead of the usual 11 pm," the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) said in a statement.

The last Metro will start at 10:00 PM (2200 Hrs) from terminal stations of all Metro Lines including Airport Express Line (Shaheed Sthal - New Bus Adda, Rithala, Samaypur Badli, Huda City Centre, Noida Electronic City, Dwarka Sector-21, Vaishali, Kirti Nagar, Inderlok, Mundka, Kashmere Gate, Raja Nahar Singh (Ballabhgarh), Majlis Park, Shiv Vihar, Botanical Garden, Janakpuri (W), New Dellhi & Dwarka Sec-21 Metro stations of Airport Express Line). Metro train services will run as usual for rest of the day on Diwali from 06:00 AM onwards on all lines and from 4:45 AM on Airport Express Line.

The metro rail operator said that services will run as usual for rest of the day on Diwali from 6 am onwards on all lines and from 4:45 am on the Airport Express Line.

Currently, the Delhi Metro spans nearly 350 km, having over 250 metro stations and nine colour-coded lines.

*With Agency Inputs

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