New Delhi: Like every year, the Delhi Traffic Police has imposed few traffic restrictions on the vehicular movement for the full dress rehearsal of the upcoming Independence Day celebrations. Not only this, parking facilities at Metro stations in Delhi will also remain closed from 6 am on Tuesday (August 14) to 2pm on Wednesday (August 15).
HERE ARE THE LIST:
Netaji Subhash Marg, Lothian Road, S P Mukherjee Marg, Chandni Chowk Road, Nishad Raj Marg and Esplanade Road and its link road—will be closed for the public from 5am to 9am on August 14 and 15.
Traffic from Sri Aurobindo Marg, Connaught Place-Minto Road, Ring Road-ISBT and Nizamuddin Bridge would also be diverted.
There will be alternative routes for vehicles plying from Delhi-Noida-Direct way, National Highway 24, Vikas Marg, Vikas Marg- Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg, and Boulevard Road-Barfkhana.
Movement of goods vehicles between Nizamuddin Bridge and Wazirabad Bridge will also be prohibited from August 14 midnight to 11 am on August 15.
Local city buses, including those of DTC, will not be allowed to move on the Ring Road from 4am to 11 am on August 15, between Hanuman Setu and Bhairon Road T-point and take alternative routes available.
Buses terminating at Red Fort, Jama Masjid and New Delhi railway station will either be curtailed or diverted.
Alternative routes will remain open to railway stations, bus stations and hospitals near the venue of the Independence Day function.