BANGKOK: -- The BTS skytrain has announced that it will cut short its service today and run the last trains at 6 p.m. It's Silom line will run only from the Chongnonsi station to Surasak, Taksin, Krungthonburi and end at Wongwianyai. Its Sukhumvit line will be in operation for all stations from Morchit to Onnuch.
The MRT subway has shortened its route by half, offering services at only 9 out of 18 stations today. The stations where the service is offered are the Thailand Cultural Center to Bangsue while stations from Hualumpong to Rama IX will be closed. The MRT's services will be on from 6 a.m. to midnight as usual.