Traffic diversions for safe passage of Kanwariyas

To ensure smooth and safe passage of Kanwariyas, Delhi police has imposed traffic diversions from Saturday.

PTI| Last Updated: Jul 19, 2014, 00:10 AM IST

New Delhi: To ensure smooth and safe passage of Kanwariyas, Delhi police has imposed traffic diversions from Saturday.

According to Delhi traffic police, heavy commercial transport vehicles would be diverted by UP Police from Mohan Nagar towards NH-24 and no such traffic would be allowed towards Wazirabad Road via Bhopra Border and towards GT Road via Apsara Border from July 19 to July 25.


"Heavy commercial transport vehicles, except city buses, coming on Road No 56 towards Apsara Border from ISBT Anand Vihar side would be diverted back towards NH-24 as the same would not be allowed on GT Road towards Shahdara," Joint CP (Traffic) Anil Shukla said.


He said that heavy commercial transport vehicles, except city buses, coming from GT Karnal Road at Outer Ring Road would be diverted straight towards NH-24 and not be allowed to move on Wazirabad Road and GT Road towards Shahdara.


As per traffic advisory, heavy commercial transport vehicles, except city buses, coming from Loni Road would be diverted on Wazirabad Road.


"Heavy commercial transport vehicles, except city buses, coming from Pushta Road, Sonia Vihar and PTS Wazirabad Pushta will be diverted towards Outer Ring Road via Wazirabad Road to take NH-24," he added.


Traffic Police has made elaborate arrangements to segregate the safe movement of Kanwarias and minimize the inconvenience to other road users.


Police said that motorists are advised to avoid mentioned roads from July 19 to July 25.