Chandigarh Police issues Traffic Advisory ahead of Farmers' 'Delhi Chalo' march
On February 12, Chandigarh Police issued a traffic advisory due to the farmers' planned march towards Delhi, urging people to avoid certain roads-
On February 12, Chandigarh Police issued a traffic advisory due to the farmers' planned march towards Delhi, urging people to avoid certain roads. Nearby states also issued advisories for travel to and from Chandigarh.
In Mohali, heavy traffic congestion was reported near Ghaggar bridge in Zirakpur, causing significant delays on the Chandigarh-Delhi national highway. Vehicles from Chandigarh to Delhi were diverted through Barwala Yamunanagar road, while traffic on the Zirakpur-Dera Bassi stretch moved slowly. Precautionary measures are being taken in Chandigarh on February 13 to maintain law and order and ensure smooth traffic flow.
The public is advised to avoid travel towards specific barriers, with traffic diversions planned accordingly. Several farmers' unions have announced a 'Dilli Chalo' march on February 13 to protest outside Parliament House, pressing for various demands, including a law guaranteeing minimum support price (MSP) for crops.