NEW DELHI: A Delhi High Court bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice V K Rao, asked the local authorities to explore alternatives like multi-level parking to resolve the problem of vehicular congestion in the Karol Bagh area.
The bench was hearing a PIL, filed by Neena Narang, a resident of the colony, claiming that due to excessive parking on the roads in Karol Bagh, only a single lane was left for traffic movement. The Bench directed the North Delhi Municipal Corporation, which is responsible for Karol Bagh area to take strict action against the violators and also asked the North Delhi Municipal Corporation, to file a report indicating the status of its proposal to build multi-level parking lots at Shastri Park and Rajinder Nagar.
Later an application was moved by some traders’ associations of Karol Bagh claiming traffic congestion in the area due to excessive parking on the roads.
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