16 Dec '11, 2am

Train services on north-south line back to normal on Friday morning after Thursday's MRT breakdown #SMRT

Train services on the north-south line were back to normal on Friday morning after a five hour disruption on Thursday night caused by a damaged power rail . The first south-bound train from Yishun left at 5.26am and arrived at Marina Bay Station at about 6am. The train then headed northwards back to Yishun without a hitch. Commuters The Straits Times spoke to said they were not worried about another service disruption even though Thursday night's incident was the second train service disruption in as many days. Regulars of the morning commute said that they had stuck to their routine and turned up to catch the first southbound train. They added that the train was just as crowded as on other days. Madam Ang Cheng Hong, who was heading to Ion Orchard where she works as a cleaner, said: 'Singapore is very efficient. Once things break down, they usually get fixed very quickly....

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/The-Big-Story/The-Big-Story-3...

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