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Coronavirus lockdown 2.0: Railways suspends passenger services till May 3

Decision was taken after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that the lockdown across the country will be extended till May 3 to fight the coronavirus pandemic

twitter-logoPTI | April 14, 2020 | Updated 11:43 IST
Coronavirus lockdown 2.0: Railways suspends passenger services till May 3

The Indian Railways has extended the suspension of its passenger services till May 3, senior officials said on Tuesday.

They said the decision was taken after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that the lockdown across the country will be extended till May 3 to fight the coronavirus pandemic.

"We have taken the decision keeping in view the extended lockdown period. More updates will be available shortly," the official said. Earlier, all passenger services were cancelled till April 14 midnight.

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