Only 4 coaches a train makes metro rail dangerously jam-packed
These Metro Routes are Perfect Recipe for Swine Flu to Travel far and wide
New Delhi, January 18: If you are aboard metro rail plying between Indralok and Mundka, forget luxury of making distance from someone near with runny nose and sneezing.
The nose of seemingly swine flu carrier may be almost upon yours with no space to maneuver a distance because the coach is stuffed airtight with people. This situation is arising because metro rail plying in this rout comprises of only 4 coaches. The same is happening in the rout between Rohini and Dilshad Garden.
Dr. Anil Bansal, who travels in one of these two routes, has red flagged this dangerous situation. Talking to meditoall, Dr. Bansal, president, Delhi Medical Association, said, ‘It is quite scary for me because I am a diabetic too. Due to there being only 4 coaches, people are almost one upon other. The situation is a perfect recipe for infection to ‘travel’ easily from one to many.’
Dr. Bansal demanded immediate increase number of coaches to ease jam packed metro train in these routes.