Train service on North-East Line resumes after 20-minute delay due to signalling fault

Commuters getting into a train at the Dhoby Ghaut MRT station.
Commuters getting into a train at the Dhoby Ghaut MRT station. PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE- Train service on the North-East line was delayed for about 20 minutes in both directions on Tuesday evening due to a signalling fault.

Service resumed at about 8.10pm.

In a tweet at about 7.50pm, SBS Transit said that additional travel time of up to 15 minutes may be expected.

In another tweet, the train operator apologised and said that service has resumed.

It added that free bus services were available between Sengkang and Punggol.

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