Delhi Metro rail service to remain closed till March 31st, due to Coronavirus

The number the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Sunday stated that the number of coronavirus cases in India has risen to 370.

Written by March 22, 2020 15:07

Delhi Metro rail service to remain closed till March 31st, due to Coronavirus as the number the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Sunday stated that the number of coronavirus cases in India has risen to 370.

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Sh D S Mishra, Secretary Housing has in a message to all MD’s today, has said, that this is being done in continuation of the closing down of metro services today ie 22nd March, 2020 on the day of Janta Curfew. This will help in breaking the chain of further infection of COVID-19, he added.

All MD’s have been urged to kindly inform the public through Print/ Electronic/ Social Media and your website extensively so that no one faces inconveniences tomorrow.

All Chief Secretaries have been sensitised through VC a little while back on this.

The Chief Minister of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said that the total number of Covid-19 cases in India has doubled in less than a week and that instead of panicking, people should stand by one another.

“The number of Covid-19 cases in India has doubled in less than a week. We should be prepared to see a surge in cases but we must not panic. It is time to be strong and united as a nation. We must support one another,” tweeted Arvind Kejriwal.