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new Delhi: In view of Independence Day 2020, Delhi Police on Tuesday issued a traffic advisory for the people of the national capital. The Delhi Traffic Police said in its notification that vehicles without parking or access level will not be allowed near the Red Fort area. Apart from this, cars will not be allowed on eight roads between 4 am and 10 am on 13 August and 15 August. Security has been increased in the national capital for the 74th Independence Day this year. Preparations are going on in full swing for full dress rehearsal on 13 August.
Delhi Police Joint Commissioner (CP) Traffic Narendra Singh Bundela said that there will be security restrictions and variations on both days in view of the 74th Independence Day celebrations in the national capital. Roads closed for vehicular traffic include Delhi to Netaji Subhash Marg, Chatra Rail, Delhi GPO to Lothian Road, Chatra Rail, Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Marg, SC Sen Marg to Yamuna Bazar Chowk, Red Fort to Fawwara Chowk, Chandni Chowk Route included. Also read: Independence Day 2020 Essay Competition: Organizing online essay competition for students of 9th to 12th grade on Independence Day, know the important things related to it.
Security has been tightened in the national capital before Independence Day, Delhi Police has started checking the vehicles of passengers from Monday. Notification of Nishad Raj Marg Link Road and Netaji Subhash Marg, Esplanade Road which connects Link Road to Netaji Subhash Marg. Ring road from Raj Ghat to ISBT and Outer ring road from ISBT to IP flyover will also be closed.