Today, September 22, is World Car-Free Day and millennium city, Gurgaon, is celebrating it with the pledge that every Tuesday, between 7 am and 7 pm, it will not bring out its cars to combat both air pollution and nightmare traffic jams. However, cars are not banned.
Shivratri is round the corner and preparations are underway to avoid hour-long traffic jams during Kanwar Yatra in Ghaziabad and adjoining areas. The traffic police has chalked out a plan to divert several routes between August 06 to 14. Here's how it has been planned:
Mumbai: In what is set to bring cheer to millions of Mumbai's commuters, CM Devendra Fadnavis has said that the state government will soon start a coastal road project that will exempt Mumbai's roads of gruelling traffic snarls.
Heavy rains continued to lash Karnataka Sunday as the monsoon remained vigorous, disrupting normal life, causing traffic jams on state and national highways and flooding low-lying areas across the state, an official said.