Koregaon-Bhima protests: Mumbaikars, these are the roads to avoid this evening

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Koregaon-Bhima protests: Mumbaikars, these are the roads to avoid this evening

Mumbaikars, here's how traffic has been diverted following the Koregaon-Bhima protests, and the list of roads to avoid.

The Mumbai Police has issued an advisory for commuters, as Maximum City feels the impact of clashes that broke out in Pune on the 200th anniversary of the Koregaon Bhima battle.

Here's how traffic has been diverted, accrording to a tweet posted by the Mumbai Police at around 5:20 pm.

1. Vikroli north and south bound diverted to LBS road.

2. JVLR diverted towards Saki Vihar

3. Sion Panvel Highway diverted at Umarshi Bappa Chowk to Jhama Mahal Chowk to Panjrapol

The force said traffic congetsion had been reported on these roads, and asked commuters to avoid them for the moment: Eastern Express Highway (at Ramabai Ambedkar Nagar, Cheda Nagar and Kamraj Nagar), Sion Panvel Road at Chembur Naka, JVLR near Powai.

The Mumbai Police has requested commuters to use LBS Road as an alternate, "where traffic is moving though slow."

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