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Delhi Metro Safety Guide: Rules, Offences & Penalties in Metro Premises

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Metro Do’s & Don’ts For Your Convenience

Here are a few rules and regulations which helps you for a safe and comfortable journey.

Do’s

  • Always stand in que.
  • Limit your baggae to 15 kgs. Not exceeding 60 cm(Length) x 45 cm (Breadth) x 25 cm(Height) in size
  • Use Dustbins
  • Stand on the left side of escalators and while moving keep to the right
  • Move away from escalators immediately after use
  • Remember that the trains stops for 30 seconds only

Dont’s

  • Do not bring eatable inside the station premises
  • Do not bring pets inside
  • Do not smoke
  • Do not travel without your smart card or token
  • Do not jump over the ticket barrier
  • Do not share your card or token with another person on the same journey
  • Do not cross the yellow line on the platform
  • Do not step onto the Metro tracks
  • Do not travel on the roof of the train
  • Do not try to open the doors forcibly
  • Do not deface or put up posters inside the Metro station or train

Safety Guidelines at Escalators & Eevators

Escalators

  • Hold the handrail while using the escalator
  • Stand facing forward
  • Hold children firmly
  • Keep feet within yellow lines
  • Do not use the escalator when it is not working
  • Move away from escalator after reaching the destination
  • In case of emergency, press emergency stop switches located at the bottom, top & centre of the escalator

Elevator

  • Stand clear of the doors
  • Do not keep your hand on the doors
  • Press destination button
  • If the doors of the elevator do not open, use alarm button/intercom and wait
  • Do not open the doors with force
  • If there is a fire in the building use the stairs.

*Source: Delhi Metro Print Material

Offences within Metro Premises and Penalties
Offence Penalty
Drunkenness or nuisance on Metro Railway

Fine upto Rs 500/- and forfeiture of ticket/passess he’s holding

Maliciously hurting or attempt to hurt passengers on Metro Railway

Life imprisonment or imprisonment upto 10 years

Endangering passenger safety by rash or negligent act or omission

imprisonment upto 1 year or fine or both

Endangering passenger safety by willful act or omission

Imprisonment upto 7 years

 

Carrying offensive material

Fine upto Rs. 500/

Carrying dangerous material

Imprisonment upto 4 years and fine upto Rs. 5000/-

 

Demonstration, sticking posters, unauthorized graffiti

Imprisonment upto 6 months or fine upto Rs. 1000/- or both

Unauthorized entry

Imprisonment upto 3 months or fine upto Rs 250/- or both

Walking on the metro track

Improsonment upto 6 months or fine upto Rs 500/- or both

Unauthorized selling on Metro Railway

Fine upto Rs 500/- or improsonment upto 6 months

Unauthorized sale of tickets

Improsonment upto 3 months or fine upto Rs 500/- or both

Obstructing metro operations

Improsonment upto 4 years or fine upto Rs 5000/- or both

Obstructing a Metro official from his duties

Imprisonment upto 1 year or fine upto Rs 1000/- or both

 

Traveling withoutticket or beyond authorized distance

Imprisonment upto 1 month or fine upto Rs 50/- or both

Needless interference with means of communication, misuse of alarm

Imprisonment upto 1 years of fine upto Rs 1000/- or both

Defacing public notices

Imprisonment upto 2 months or fine upto Rs 250/- or both

Wrecking trains, track and acts of subotage

Life imprisonment or rigrous imprisonment upto 10 yars or death sentence

Damage to Metro Railways property

Imprisonment upto 10 years

False claim of compensation

Imprisonment upto 3 yars or fine or both

 

Arrest without a Warrant
Offence
Drunkenness or nuisance on Metro Railway
Carrying dangerious material
Endangering passenger safety by Metro official
Endangering passgner safety by willful act or omission