A Delhi Metro train was evacuated at Rajiv Chowk station around 10 am on Wednesday, after reports of minor smoke came out.
The passengers were accommodated in another train and the train was sent for further investigation, as per media sources.
The services were disrupted at the Yellow line for a short while, where the incident took place.
A spark appeared in AC in the train’s last coach, when it entered Rajiv Chowk station. A minor blast followed shortly. It has been reported as an incident of small circuiting, but a detailed probe is going on.
“Smoke reported from the AC of last coach of a Metro train at Rajiv Chowk platform heading towards Badli at 10:17am. As a precaution, the train was evacuated at the station itself and passengers accommodated in the next train.The train was sent to depot for further analysis and investigation. Train services are running normal on the line,” a DMRC spokesperson said.