Mumbai: Traffic movement to be affected on Western Express Highway, Malabar Hill | Mumbai news

The traffic police requested the citizens to plan their journey accordingly and assured that the situation will be updated through radio and Twitter.

Mumbai traffic will slow down on Western Express Highway and Malabar Hill on Wednesday morning due to scheduled VVIP traffic, Mumbai Traffic Police said.

Mumbai Traffic Police has posted an advisory on its official Twitter account to alert the citizens.

Due to pre-scheduled VVIP visit, traffic is likely to slow down from Santacruz Airport, WEH to Malabar Hill from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM and from Malabar Hill to Regal Circle from 12:30 PM to 06:00 PM. Read the tweet.

Also Read:Traffic congestion in Thane city gets worse during monsoon season

The traffic police requested the citizens to plan their journey accordingly and assured that the situation will be updated through radio and Twitter.

Complaints are being heard on social media from commuters that such moves make them uncomfortable during peak traffic hours. He asked why VIPs were given special treatment at the expense of common people.

Close story

Short on time to read?

Try Quickreads

  • Former minister Uday Samant's car was attacked at Kothrud police station after the attack in Pune's Katraj Chowk on Tuesday.  (HT Photo)

    6 people arrested, including the head of the Pune unit of the army, who attacked the car of former minister Uday Samant

    Pune police arrested six people, including Shiv Sena city unit chief Sanjay More, a few hours after raiding former minister Uday Samant’s vehicle on Tuesday evening, officials said. Besides More, other suspects include Sambhaji Thorve, organizer of Sena leader Aditya Thackeray’s rally in Katraj, party workers Rajesh Palaskar, Chandan Salunkhe, Suraj Lokhande and Rupesh Pawar. Samant, who was in the front seat during the attack, escaped unhurt.

  • At least six people were killed in landslides in coastal districts on Tuesday, taking the total death toll from rain-related incidents to 59 since June 1, the Karnataka government said.  (AFP)

    Bengaluru and coastal districts have been hit by rain

    The city of Bengaluru was engulfed in rain on Tuesday with heavy traffic jams in various parts of the city and water entering houses. Another shared a video of a senior citizen pleading for help from the city’s local governing body, Brihat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palika (BBMP), to resolve water issues around their homes. Bengaluru Traffic Police has also advised the citizens to travel with caution in the wake of continuous showers.

  • J&K High Court Bar Association (Jammu Chapter) absented itself from work in all courts on Tuesday to protest against the administration for not addressing their demands.  (Bloomberg file image for representative purpose)

    Lawyers absent from work, protest in Jammu

    The J&K High Court Bar Association (Jammu Chapter) on Tuesday protested against the J&K administration for not addressing their demands by absenting themselves from work in all courts including the HC, District Courts, Revenue Courts, Commissions and Tribunals. Under the leadership of president MK Bharadwaj, members of the association staged a protest sit-in. Addressing the Bhardwaj protesting lawyers, he spoke in detail in support of the demands put forward by the lawyers’ association.

  • The case related to former J&K Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh's palace bungalow has been adjourned till September 27 on Tuesday.  (Image for representative purpose)

  • Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee chief Ghulam Ahmed Mir addressed a press conference in Jammu on Tuesday.  (ANI photo)

    Declare statehood for J&K on August 15: GA Mir to PM Modi

    The Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee on Tuesday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi from the Red Fort to declare statehood for Jammu and Kashmir on August 15, along with another announcement on assembly elections soon. JKPCC leader Ghulam Ahmad Mir on Monday referred to the lathicharge on the PHE daily wage workers and said that the government was completely unsympathetic to their genuine demands of regular and regular wages.

Leave a Comment