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Delhi Metro Blue Line services hit for 90 minutes due to technical snag

The snag was reported in the contact wire of the overhead electrification at 2.05 pm, affecting train services on the 50-km-long line, the DMRC said in a statement

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

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Thousands of commuters on Thursday faced hardship when services on the Blue Line were hit for nearly 90 minutes due to a in the overhead electrification between Karol Bagh and R K Ashram stations.

The snag was reported in the contact wire of the overhead electrification at 2.05 pm, affecting train services on the 50-km-long line, the DMRC said in a statement.

The services were restored at 3.35 pm, it added.

Thousands of commuters had to face crowded trains and delayed schedules during the time the snag remained unresolved.

According to Rail Corporation (DMRC), train services are managed in three loops on the Blue Line, which is the busiest corridor of the metro network in the capital.

These loops were Barakhamba-Noida/Vaishali, Karol Bagh-Dwarka-21 section and

First Published: Thu, March 29 2018. 20:36 IST
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