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Services affected on Delhi Metro's Blue Line due to tech snag

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

were affected for nearly one and a half hour on the Metro's Wednesday afternoon due to signalling issues on the Karol Bagh-section, officials said.

The connects to Noida/Vaishali.

"were affected due to signalling issue (loss of centralised view intermittently) on the Karol Bagh-section," a senior said.

The snag led to bunching of trains, the said.

"The view and control of the signalling and Automatic Train Control system on (Dwarka Sec-21 to Noida City Centre/Vaishali) at (OCC) was intermittently getting lost today between and Dwarka section," the said.

As a result, trains were being locally controlled as and when such view loss was happening, resulting into "intermittent bunching/hold up of trains for brief spells".

"Between 3:00 to 3:30 pm, the loss of view was for the entire Blue Line, which created bunching on overall line, before being restored again at 3:30 pm. The intermittent issue was resolved at 4:23 pm and since then are running normal on entire Blue Line," he said.

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

First Published: Wed, December 05 2018. 19:50 IST
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