Arlene Lim | December 22, 2016

Commuters of the Metro Rail Transit (MRT)-3 were asked to alight from the trains as its operations were hit by technical problems three times on Monday morning.

The first glitch happened before 6 in the morning at the southbound lane of Ortigas Station in Mandaluyong City.

The second trouble occurred at about 10:30 am along the northbound lane in between Buendia and Guadalupe stations in Makati City.

The third problem took place at the northbound lane in Guadalupe station just a few minutes before 11 am.