Mohali Police issues advisory to take diversions as farmers’ protest leads to traffic jams

Mohali Police issues advisory to take diversions as farmers’ protest leads to traffic jams

Police divert the traffic on the national highway due to a protest by farmer organisations against the farm reform bills, in Ambala district on Wednesday. PTI photo

Tribune News Service
Chandigarh, November 25

Mohali Police issued an advisory against taking the Chandigarh-Zirakpur-Delhi and the Patiala-Zirakpur-Chandigarh routes, where an ongoing farmers’ protest march to the national capital has caused traffic snarls.

The advisory, issued on Wednesday evening, suggests alternatives---Chandigarh-Panchkula-Nada Sahib-Yamunanagar-Delhi route for Delhi, and the diversion from Chhatt Light point towards Mohali to Chandigarh.

This is the full text of the advisory.  

Due to farmers (sic) agitation on 26-11-2020 and 27-11-2020, the commuters travelling from Chandigarh/Punjab towards Delhi/Ambala might face heavy traffic congestion on the roads.

We humbly suggest not( sic) to undertake non essential travel towards these routes:

1. Chandigarh-Zirakpur-Delhi

(Alternative route :Chandigarh-Panchkula-Nada sahib-Yamunanagar-Delhi)

 2. Patiala-Zirakpur-Chandigarh

(Diversion from Chhatt Light point towards Mohali)

Sorry for inconvenience caused @sasnagarpolice @trafficsasnagarpolice”

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