Friday morning crowd at Ang Mo Kio Station / photo Stanley Tan’s on TATA SMRT Facebook


Service disruption along East West Line and North South Line on Friday morning

Commuters were met with service disruption again this morning (5 Jan) along the East-West Line (EWL), followed by delays on the North-South Line (NSL). No explanation was given by transport operator, Singapore Mass Rapid Transport (SMRT) for the delays experienced by commuters.

A comment from Saurabh Saste on a post at TATA SMRT Facebook at 8:14am informed there was a 15 minutes delay from Newton to Marina South and there was frequent announcements of train congestion ahead:

Saurabh Saste: 15 minutes delay from Newton to Marina South
Red line stopped.

Saurabh Saste: Frequent announcement of train congestion ahead.

Terence Kua also posted at 9:19am on the TATA’s FB site that there was a complete stop at Orchard MRT.

Photos posted by Stanley Tan at 9:20am on the same Facebook site showed the crowd at Ang Mo Kio Station:

Friday morning crowd at Ang Mo Kio Station / photo Stanley Tan’s on TATA SMRT Facebook

Commuters affected by this morning disruption also tweeted complains on Twitter:

Again, there was no official announcement from SMRT on the delay; George P. Bassakos complained about this in a reply to SMRT's tweet :

Some commuters also noted delays along the North South Line (NSL):

Meanwhile, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) delivered a New Year wish at 9:54am:

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