Delhi traffic advisory today: Delhi-Gurgaon Road amongst routes to be avoided1 min read . Updated: 25 Feb 2020, 09:46 AM IST
- The traffic is likely to remain heavy in Chanakyapuri, RML roundabout, Dhaula Kuan, Delhi Cantonment, the advisory said
- The US President will first receive a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhavan at 10 am
In view of US President Donald Trump's visit in Delhi today, there will be traffic restrictions in some parts of the national capital.
"From forenoon till around 4 pm on 25th February, the traffic is likely to remain heavy in Moti Bagh, Chanakyapuri, India Gate, and areas around ITO, Delhi Gate and the adjoining areas of Central and New Delhi," Delhi Traffic Police shared the traffic advisory via a tweet.
"On February 25 evening, the traffic is likely to remain heavy in Chanakyapuri, RML roundabout, Dhaula Kuan, Delhi Cantonment, Delhi-Gurgaon Road (NH 48) and adjoining areas," the advisory said.
The advisory further said that the motorists may keep these factors in mind while planning to travel in these areas. They may also contact Delhi Traffic Police website for getting updates.
"Citizens may also contact traffic police in its 24x7 hellpline no +91-11-25844444 in case of any inconvenience," the advisory further said.
Concluding the jam-packed first day of India visit, US President Donald Trump, along with his wife Melania, and the accompanying delegation reached the luxurious ITC Maurya Hotel in New Delhi on Monday evening.
The US President will first receive a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhavan at 10 am as per the protocol. From there, he will go to the Rajghat to pay homage at the samadhi of Mahatma Gandhi.
This will be followed by both, restricted, and delegation-level talks between Trump and Modi at the Hyderabad House in the afternoon.
The talks would be followed by the exchange of agreements and Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) between the two countries.
The visiting dignitary will also attend a short programme at the US Embassy and meet Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar at the Hyderabad House in the evening.
Trump will meet President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan before leaving for the United States by his special flight at 10 tonight.