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Delhi Metro services to be normal tomorrow

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

With Jats calling off their agitation, Metro today announced that its services will continue as usual tomorrow.

Tomorrow, metro stations in Gurgaon, and will remain open as usual.

Earlier, the authorities had said that some restrictions will be in place at Yellow Line's four stations -- Central Secretariat, Patel Chowk, Udyog Bhavan and Lok Kalyan Marg, but late in the night they withdrew the partial curtailment.

Yesterday, the Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) had announced that trains will not travel beyond the city's borders from 11.30 PM today, while 12 stations in Central were be shut from 8 PM till further orders.

Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today held talks with the agitating Jat leaders from the state on the quota issue.

Later, All Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti (AIJASS) chaipersonYashpal Malik said, "Our agitation and march towards Delhi has been called off."

Jats are demanding reservations in jobs and educational institutions, besides withdrawing of criminal cases registered against several youths of the community, release of those lodged in jail, and compensation and jobs to the next of kin of those killed in last year's agitation.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sun, March 19 2017. 22:48 IST