In the House, he said, "I got late due to traffic jam."
Sources said that Goel's vehicle was stuck in traffic jams in Shastri Park, Seelam Pur and other places.
According to police, there were traffic jams due to movement of Kanwarias.
"Traffic will remain heavy until tomorrow. Over 350 traffic personnel have been deployed to avoid congestion caused due to Kanwariyas.
"We have segregated the road for them as a precautionary measure to avoid congestion," a senior police official said.
In March this year, legislators had raised the issue of "worsening" traffic situation after several MLAs and the speaker had reached the Assembly late due to traffic jams.
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