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Watch | Traffic snarls at Yamuna Expressway, DND and other places due to full dress rehearsal

Traffic Movement Is Affected As Roads Around The Parade Venue Are Closed In Parts As Per The Movement Of The Parade And The Traffic Situation, Senior Traffic Officials Said.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Apoorva Nawaz | Updated on: 23 Jan 2017, 01:00:23 PM

New Delhi:

Traffic snarls at Yamuna Expressway and many other places in Noida and Delhi ahead of full dress rehearsal of the Republic Day parade on Monday. Many routes have been diverted while few closed ahead of Republic Day. 

According to the advisory that was released by the Delhi Traffic Police said that Vijay Chowk, Janpath, and Man Singh Road will remain closed for the movement of traffic from 9 am to 12 pm.

Traffic movement is affected as roads around the parade venue are closed in parts as per the movement of the parade and the traffic situation, Senior traffic officials said.

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“It is advisable to cross the stretch before 8.45 am as the barricades will be in place after that. Planning journeys accordingly will help commuters avoid any inconvenience and hassles,” said Garima Bhatnagar, joint commissioner of police (traffic).

Roads which are likely to get affected by the parade are Kasturba Gandhi Marg, Barakhamba Road, South Avenue, Teen Murti Marg, Akbar Road, Rajaji Marg, Shahjahan Road, India Gate C-Hexagon, Purana Quila Road, Sher Shah Road, Copernicus Marg, and Tilak Marg. 

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First Published : 23 Jan 2017, 11:56:00 AM