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ISA: VVIP movement spells traffic chaos in city

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Traffic was affected on several stretches in the city today owing to movement, police said today.

The heads of states, who were here for the International Solar Alliance Summit (ISA), were today travelling to the airport from their hotels, which led to traffic chaos, said a senior police

To ensure smooth passage to the VVIPs cavalcade, the traffic was restricted on certain roads.

"Traffic was slow near Dhaula Kuan and this had a cascading effect on other routes too. Commuters had to face delays while commuting on Feroze Shah Road, Janpath, Akbar Road, Teen Murti, Shanti Path, Sardar Patel Marg, Dwarka Road," said the


Traffic woes for commuters started from the morning and are likely to continue till late in the evening.

Many commuters took to to apprise the of the situation.

A user Anshul sharma tweeted, "@dtptraffic please inform in advance if there is a VIP movement. Stuck in for more than an hour. Wasting my btech degree stuck up in traffic. #pathetic. (Sic)"

Another user posted on Twitter, "@dtptraffic massive traffic at delhi cant ring rd to daula kauan (sic)."

The summit, attended by heads of many nations and several ministerial representatives of different countries, focused on various aspects of promoting solar energy, such as credit mechanism, crowd funding and sharing of technological breakthroughs.

It was co-hosted by and

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Mon, March 12 2018. 18:20 IST
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