Navigating Republic Day Traffic: Delhi and Gurugram Police Release Traffic Advisory
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By adhering to the traffic advisories and making use of public transport, attendees can contribute to the overall success of the event.
In preparation for the much-anticipated Republic Day celebrations on January 26, both the Delhi Police and Gurugram Police have collaborated to release comprehensive traffic advisories. These guidelines aim to ensure the smooth flow of events and guarantee the safety of attendees during the grand parade and related activities.
Traffic Advisory— Delhi Traffic Police (@dtptraffic) January 24, 2024
In view of #RepublicDay celebration on January 26, 2024, special parking arrangements have been done for the visitors. Kindly follow the advisory.#DPTrafficAdvisory pic.twitter.com/CFNYXzeFyF
Delhi Traffic Police Advisory Highlights
The Republic Day parade, a cornerstone of the celebrations, is set to kick off at 10:30 am from the iconic Vijay Chowk, meandering its way towards the historic Red Fort grounds. Simultaneously, an affiliated event at the National War Memorial, near India Gate, is scheduled for 9:30 am, adding to the festivity.
Parade Route and Key Points
The advisory delineates the elaborate parade route, encompassing key landmarks such as Vijay Chowk, Kartavya Path, C-Hexagon, the Subhas Chandra Bose roundabout, Tilak Marg, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, Netaji Subhas Marg, and culminating at the majestic Red Fort. This strategic route ensures a spectacular display of India's rich cultural heritage and military prowess.
Traffic Arrangements and Restrictions
To facilitate the smooth progression of the parade, the Delhi Traffic Police have outlined extensive traffic arrangements and restrictions along the route. These measures are crucial for maintaining order and safeguarding the security of the event.
Public Transport Encouragement
Recognizing the potential congestion due to the grandeur of the Republic Day celebration, the police authorities emphatically urge the public to leverage public transport options when commuting to Kartavya Path. This not only aligns with the city's commitment to sustainability but also helps in minimizing individual vehicular movement, easing the overall traffic situation.