Estimated 30 lakh passengers travel every day in Delhi metro,
Sharp objects like knife and sword, guns and firearms, things which are explosive or flammable by nature, chemicals and liquor bottles are some examples among the 54 things clearly restricted inside the metro.

The decision was taken by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) . 

Lighters and matchboxes are now permitted for Metro travel in Delhi & as far as knives are concerned  women can carry a small knife for self-protection.

According to the officials approximately 100 lighters and matchboxes are seized daily.

 CISF official said :

“Apart from one lighter and one matchbox per passenger, we have also allowed passengers to carry tools. We received several requests as labourers travel by metro and carry tools for work,” 

What do you think about the decision ? Let us know in comment section below. 


Facebook Conversations