NEW DELHI (Metro Rail News): Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has announced that parking facilities will not be available at the Delhi Metro stations from 6:00 AM on Saturday i.e., 14th August, 2021 till 2:00 PM on Sunday i.e., 15th August, 2021 in view of the security measures adopted on the occasion of Independence Day.
However, Delhi Metro train services will continue to run as usual on Independence Day. As a part of security arrangements, DMRC has decided to close parking facilities that will come into effect from August 14th to the afternoon of 15th August.
Delhi Police have made massive security arrangements in the national capital, especially at Red Fort, from where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation, said Joint Commissioner of Traffic Police Sanjay Kumar on Wednesday.
Delhi Traffic Police will close many roads on August 15 from 4 am to 10 am. These include Netaji Subhash Marg from Delhi Gate to Chatta Rail Chowk, Lothian Road from GPO Delhi to Chatta Rail Chowk, S.P.Mukherjee Marg from H.C.Sen Marg to Yamuna Bazar Chowk, Chandni Chowk Road from Fountain Chowk to Red Fort, Nishad Raj Marg from Ring Road to Netaji Subhash Marg, Esplanade Road and its Link Road to Netaji Subhash Marg, Ring Road from Rajghat to ISBT and Outer ring Road from ISBT to IP Flyover i.e. Salimgarh Bypass, as reported by ANI.