Massive traffic snarl occurred at Delhi-Gurugram expressway after Delhi Police barricaded the lane coming from Gurugram side. According to the police, they have inputs about a group of people from Mewat going towards old Delhi in support of protesting students Jamia Milia. Police had barricaded the expressway and have opened just one lane around 08:00 a.m. to check vehicles. (Image: Chintan/News18)
As a result, traffic from the Gurugram side came to a standstill. Many commuters, who took the wrong side of the expressway to reach their destinations ended up in traffic gridlock as motorists had occupied the service lane as well. Traffic coming from the Mahipalpur side were also trapped in the snarl.
Traffic Jam on the Delhi-Gurgaon expressway due to protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act in the national capital, in Gurugram. Police have placed barricades and are checking vehicles coming from Gurgaon to Delhi due to which the traffic is affected on the stretch. (Image: PTI)
Traffic Jam on the Delhi-Gurgaon expressway due to protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act in the national capital, in Gurugram. (Image: PTI)
Several routes across the national capital witnessed massive jams, including the busy Delhi-Gurgaon border, today morning as the Delhi police barricaded roads and imposed transport restrictions to clamp down on planned protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act.