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Only women, no children allowed to board Mumbai locals: Railways

Amid a continued surge of COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra, the Railways today reiterated that children will not be allowed on local trains and only women will be allowed to board these. "Railway Board has only permitted the ladies passengers to travel in local trains during the stipulated hours over Mumbai Metropolitan region," the directive issued by DRM/MMCT stated. The decision came after it was noticed that a large number of women passengers were seen travelling with children in the trains.

News source ~ NDTV