LRT-2 services to remain suspended Friday, Oct. 4 | Inquirer News

LRT-2 services to remain suspended Friday, Oct. 4

By: - Reporter / @DYGalvezINQ
/ 09:26 PM October 03, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — The operations of the Light Rail Transit Line 2 (LRT-2) will remain suspended on Friday due to “several technical and safety concerns.”

In a Twitter post on Thursday night, Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA) spokesperson Hernando Cabrera said the train line could not yet resume full nor partial operations as per its engineering and safety units.


“Based on latest report from LRTA engineering & safety units, LRT2 will no longer be able to resume full or partial line operations today & tomorrow, 04 Oct 2019,” Cabrera wrote.

“Several technical and safety concerns prevent resumption of any passenger operations,” he added.


ADVISORY: In accordance with the latest report from LRTA Engineering & Safety units, LRT-2 will NO LONGER resume to full…

Posted by Light Rail Transit Authority – LRT2 on Thursday, October 3, 2019

LRT-2 passengers are advised to find alternative modes of transportation for the meantime.


Operations of the train line were suspended on Thursday a power rectifier tripped and caught fire in between Santolan and Katipunan stations.

READ: LRT-2 suspends operations as power rectifier trips, catches fire

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