Delhi Metro Timings during G20 Summit: On the 8th, 9th, and 10th of September, all lines of the Delhi Metro will begin service at 4 a.m. from their respective terminal stations, PTI reported on the 6th.
This early start is intended to facilitate the movement of individuals, police personnel, and staff from other agencies tasked with maintaining security, law and order, and traffic arrangements during the G20 Summit.
G20 Summit Shakes Up Delhi Metro Timings
In addition, the parking lots at the Supreme Court, Patel Chowk, and RK Ashram Marg metro stations will be closed from 4:00 a.m. on September 8 until 12:00 p.m. on September 11. Trains will initially operate with a frequency of 30 minutes on all lines until 6 am. After 6 a.m., metro service will resume its normal schedule.
The Delhi government issued a gazette notification on September 5 outlining traffic restrictions in the nation’s capital in preparation for the impending G20 Summit, according to ANI.
According to the notification, various vehicle types, including goods vehicles, commercial vehicles, interstate buses, and local city buses, will be prohibited from operating on Mathura Road (beyond Ashram Chowk), Bhairon Road, Purana Quila Road, and within the Pragati Maidan Tunnel from midnight on September 7 until 11:59 PM on September 10.
Stay informed with the latest updates on Delhi Metro services during the G20 Summit from 8-10 September 2023.
We'll keep you posted.
— Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (@OfficialDMRC) September 6, 2023
However, vehicles transporting essential products such as milk, vegetables, fruits, and medical supplies will be permitted to enter Delhi with valid “No Entry Permissions.”
In addition, the entire New Delhi District will be designated as “Controlled Zone-I” from 5 a.m. on 8 September to 11:59 p.m. on 10 September. The area within Ring Road (Mahatma Gandhi Marg) will be regarded a “Regulated Zone” during the same time frame.
On the other hand, all forms of commercial vehicles, including the buses already present in Delhi, will be permitted to travel on Ring Road and the road network beyond Ring Road.