In a bid to stop the spread of coronavirus in India, the government has announced a complete nationwide lockdown for 21 days.
Under the lockdown guidelines issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs, all transport services including air, rail and roadways will remain suspended. However, transport for essential goods by fire, law and order and emergency personnel is exempted.
Ambulances and transportation for all medical personnel including nurses, para-medical staff and other hospital support services are also exempted.
But, don’t worry! If you have an existing bus booking, the refund will be automatically initiated and processed to the original source of payment. Please don’t cancel the booking yourself.
Indian Railways has also decided to stop all passenger services till April 14, effectively stopping around 12,500 trains.
All domestic and international commercial airline operations also remain suspended until April 14.