In view of the COVID-19 lockdown extension in Telangana, the Hyderabad Metro has rescheduled its timings. The Hyderabad Metro will operate its trains between 7 am and 12:45 pm. "In view of the further extension of lockdown declared by the Government of Telangana, the timings of the Hyderabad Metro Rail service have been rescheduled." said the city metro statement.
Adding it said that "During this period, Hyderabad Metro Rail will start its first train from respective terminal stations at 7 am; while the last train will start at 11:45 am and reach the respective terminating stations by 12:45 pm." Passengers are also advised to strictly follow the Covid safety guidelines, which include social distancing, wearing face masks, regular hand sanitization, and thermal screening, among other things, for everyone's safety.
It also asked passengers to cooperate with security personnel and Hyderabad Metro Rail staff in their efforts to ensure the safety of their journey.
The Telangana government extended the ongoing lockdown for another ten days on Sunday.