MRT train services were disrupted this morning between 5AM and 6AM this morning due to a train fault. This happened as early morning commuters were on their way to work.
Free bus ides were put in place to ferry commuters on their way to work.
SMRT first tweeted at 5.40AM: "No train service between #Yishun & #Bishan,due to a train fault at #Khatib.Est resumption time: 5:50am."
Subsequently, SMRT changed the estimated resumption time to 6AM. Train services were restored at approximately 5.58AM.