As per the New Guidelines Issued by Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) today (29th August 2020), Metro Rail will be allowed to operate with effect from 7th September 2020 in a graded manner, by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MOHUA)/ Ministry of Railways (MOR), in consultation with MHA.
Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) with regards to Resumption of Metro Rail Services will be issued by MOHUA.
The New Guidelines were issued today for opening up of more activities in areas outside the Containment Zones. In Unlock 4, which will come into effect from September 1, 2020, the process of phased re-opening of activities has been extended further. The new guidelines, issued today, are based on feedback received from States and UTs, and extensive consultations held with related Central Ministries and Departments.