Netherlands -Signalization Failure Due to Paralysis of Train Stations.

Life in the Netherlands's largest city of Amsterdam and Schiphol Airport due to the signaling error of the train can not be made life paralyzed.

Thousands of people who want to go to the airport and work in the city of Utrecht and Leiden, including a lot of stations in the city has caused clutter. The disruption in the train services affected the road traffic negatively. It was reported that those who set off on the motorways caused long queues because they could not travel by train.

The majority of the 500 thousand passengers traveling by a daily train in the Netherlands are using the routes in which the fault occurs.

The Dutch Railways Administration (NS) stated that it is working to eliminate the malfunction caused by technical reasons and the train services are expected to return to normal in the evening hours.

While the railroad company's website has been unable to provide services from time to time due to its intensity, NS advised passengers to be cautious before they set off due to disruptions in train travel, preferring other vehicles instead of train.

Taxis in the capital of Amsterdam can not respond to demand, said. Newspapers, especially near the center of the station has become impossible to find a taxi.

In the meantime, the trains in the train mobility politicians also mobilized. Opposition parties have requested the Minister of Transport to explain about the malfunction.

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