India, Jan. 26 -- The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Tuesday announced the closure of several Metro stations as farmers' tractor march against the three contentious agricultural laws turned violent in the national capital. The action came after farmers deviated from the routes agreed upon by their leaders with the Delhi Police and marched into central Delhi and made their way to the Red Fort where the 72nd Republic Day parade ended earlier in the day.

"Security update. Entry/exit gates of Samaypur Badli, Rohini Sector 18/19, Haiderpur Badli Mor, Jahangir Puri, Adarsh Nagar, Azadpur, Model Town, GTB Nagar, Vishwavidyalaya, Vidhan Sabha and Civil Lines are closed," the DMRC tweeted.

Entry and exit gates of Indraprastha and ITO Met...