The festival of “Raksha Bandhan” will be celebrated on Sunday 10th August, 2014. Delhi Traffic Police has made elaborate traffic arrangements to ensure smooth flow of traffic and minimize the inconvenience to the general public. Owing to heavy movement of general public traffic congestion on roads and both public and private transport will be affected.
Traffic congestion is expected in the areas of Delhi and New Delhi. The roads affected would be Wazirabad Road, Road No. 66, Road No. 56(ISBT Anand Vihar), GT Road Shahdara, Mathura Road (Near Badarpur), M.B. Road, NH-8 (Dhaula Kuan, Mahipal pur), Ring Road, Outer Ring Road, Najafgarh Road, Patel Road, Road No. 41 (Rohini), Connaught Place area, Karol Bagh area, Vikas Marg, Aurobindo Marg, Station Road, Kali Dass Marg, Pankha Road, Africa Avenue Marg, August Karanti Marg, Subhash Marg, J.B. Tito Marg, Press Enclave Road, Jai Road etc.
General public and motorists are advised to plan their journeys keeping in view the increased traffic congestion and plan their journeys keeping sufficient extra time so that possible delays can be taken into account. They are also advised to use Metro services and other public transport to avoid congestion on roads. Motorists are advised to follow the directions of the traffic policemen deployed on roads to avoid inconvenience.
DELHI TRAFFIC POLICE