Starting on Tuesday, May 6th users found breaking the Metro rules will be fined, informed Metro legal advisor Mar­a Arosemena.

According to Decree No. 261, people found littering, smoking, or eating inside the stations or trains will receive a fine. Also prohibited are traveling with animals, with the exception of guide dogs or assistance dogs for a disability. Animals will be permitted only if they are kept inside a cage or carrier.

Being intoxicated, using sound equipment without headphones, and having a gun or knives is also not allowed.

Fines will be between $100 and $3,000 depending on how severe the infraction is.

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