Transport ministry is ready to receive the holy Ramadan
Wednesday 16/May/2018 - 03:09 PM
Transport Minister، Hisham Arafat announced his instructions to Egyptian Company of Metro Management and Operation to increase readiness level ahead of the Holy Ramadan. He announced the maximum alert at all the 3 lines of Metro.
Metro operation times are edited to start from 5:30AM to 2:00 AM. The last to trains will meet at the first and the second lines at 1:30 AM. The last two trains well meet at the second and the third line at 1:25 AM.
The minister stressed to increase the maximum alert of aid centers at the stations to receive any medical condition. Aid centers will deal with medical cases and transferring it to the nearest hospital by notifying the ambulance service.
Chairman of Metro Company، Eng. Ali Al Fadaly announced that trains operating schedules were set to be 1614 tours daily at the three lines to be enough for passengers increase. The tours will be 520 at the first line one train every 4 minutes، 664 tours at the second line one train every 3 minutes and 430 tours at the third line as one train every 5 minutes.
Al Fadali added that the company is ready for extra tours at the first and the second line if needed. The drivers received instruction to increase the time they stop at stations to allow many people to get on and get out of the train.