Delhi metro has said that train services will be curtailed on Yellow Line on the occasion of Beating Retreat ceremony tomorrow, 29th January 2020. The entry and exit gates of Udyog Bhawan and Central Secretariat will remain closed for few hour tomorrow. However interchange facility will be available at Central Secretariat. Both the stations are located on the busy yellow line of the Delhi metro which runs from Huda City Centre to Samaypur Badli.
The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) in a press release said, "Metro services at two stations of Yellow Line (Samaypur Badli to HUDA City Centre) will not be available at Udyog Bhawan from 2 pm to 6.30 pm, and Central Secretariat from 4 pm to 6.30 pm."
Entry and exit at Central Secretariat metro station will be allowed from Gate No. 1 only from 2 pm to 4pm while rest of the gates will remain closed during this period, DMRC said.
However, interchange facility from Yellow Line to Violet Line (Kashmere Gate to Raja Nahar Singh) and vice versa will be allowed at Central Secretariat Metro station during this period.
The normal services at Udyog Bhawan and Central Secretariat metro stations will be restored at 6.30 pm.
Delhi Metro's Yellow Line is one of the busiest lines, ferrying thousands of passengers from Delhi to neighbouring Gurgaon in Haryana. The route measures almost 49 km and has a total of 37 stations. It connects Samaypur Badli in north Delhi to HUDA City Centre in Gurugram. The stretch connects prominent areas such as Delhi University, New Delhi and Old Delhi railway stations, Connaught Place, INA Market, AIIMS and Hauz Khas to name a few.