The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Monday (March 8) morning announced that the rntry and exit gates of Delhi metro stations from Tikri Kalan to Brigadier Hoshiar Singh on the Green Line section were closed. However, DMRC did not specify the reason behind closing the metro stations.
“Security Update: Entry/exit gates of stations from Tikri Kalan to Brigadier Hoshiar Singh on green line are closed,” read a tweet on the official handle of DMRC.
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Entry/exit gates of stations from Tikri Kalan to Brigadier Hoshiar Singh on green line are closed.
— Delhi Metro Rail Corporation I कृपया मास्क पहनें😷 (@OfficialDMRC) March 8, 2021
There are three intermediate stations — Tikri Border, Pandit Shree Ram Sharma (Modern Industrial Estate) and Bahadurgarh City — between Brigadier Hoshiar Singh and Tikri Kalan metro stations on the Green Line.
Meanwhile, numerous women from Punjab reached the Delhi-Haryana border in Tikri to unite with the ongoing farmers’ protest on the occasion of International Women’s Day.
“We urge the central government to roll back the three black laws,” a woman protester was quoted as saying by ANI.
Since November 26, 2020, farmers have been protesting at different borders of the national capital against the three newly enacted farm laws: Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020; the Farmers Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and farm Services Act 2020 and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020.