Israel Prez visit: 10 roads in Colaba converted into ‘no parking’ zones
Decision taken for smooth movement of convoy; restriction to last from 4pm and 11pm only for todaymumbai Updated: Nov 21, 2016 13:18 IST
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, who is currently in Mumbai, will be visiting Colaba today. The Mumbai traffic police have issued parking restrictions at 10 roads in the area to facilitate the VVIP movement. Rivlin is on a six-day tour of India.
Rivlin’s convoy will be passing through various sites in Colaba, officials said. To ensure its smooth movement, no vehicles will be allowed to park on the 10 selected roads (read below) between 4pm and 11pm today.
“In anticipation of huge crowd at and around the site and in order to avoid inconvenience to public at large, the restrictions have been are placed,” said SS Burse, deputy commissioner of police (Traffic).
Traffic snarls are expected in south Mumbai due to currently placed restrictions and motorists are advised to plan their travel in advance.
No parking zones
Mafatlal junction to Madam Cama Road
P Ramchandani Marg
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Marg
Mahakavi Bhushan Marg
Boham Behram Marg
First Published: Nov 21, 2016 13:16 IST