Delhi: Ahead of Muharram, traffic police issues advisory

Delhi: Ahead of Muharram, traffic police issues advisory

On Sunday, Delhi traffic police issued an advisory for September 10 following the Tazia processions that will be taken out on the day of Muharram.

Delhi Traffic Police on their official Twitter handles stated in the advisory that Anjuman Taaziadaran organization will take out Tazia processions during the intervening night between Monday and Tuesday from 9 pm onwards.

These Tazias will start from Chahtta Shahzad, Kalan Chowk and pass through several routes including Jama- Masjid, New Delhi railway station and Connaught place among others and will reach Karbala on Tuesday around 6.00 pm.

Here’s what they tweeted:

The advisory further stated, “Another procession will start from Pahari Dheeraj at around 1.00 pm and will reach Paharganj bridge via Bara Tuti- Qutab road and will merge with the main procession at Chelmsford road.”

Those going to New Delhi railway station particularly in the evening should leave in advance and avoid Connaught place and reach Ajmeri Gate side through Tilak Marg, Rajghat and Jawaharlal Nehru Marg, the advisory said.

Bus services will be affected at the time of the processions and some of the services may be terminated depending on the movement of the processions.

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