Due to the “Meri Mati Mera Desh-Amrit Kalash Yatra,” which is scheduled to take place at Vijay Chowk for two days on October 30 and 31, the Delhi Traffic Police has enforced traffic restrictions.
Per the tweet from the DTP, “Traffic Advisory Special traffic measures have been established in anticipation of the ‘Meri Mati Mera Desh-Amrit Kalash Yatra’ at Vijay Chowk on October 30 and 31, 2023. Please heed the advice.
“Meri Mati Mera Desh-Amrit Kalash Yatra”: what is it?
The “Meri Maati Mera Desh Maha Abhiyan” is organizing this Kalash Yatra nationwide with the intention of honoring the sacrifices made by the unkillable martyrs. The dirt from the birthplace of the immortal martyrs in Amrit Kalash is being transported to the National Martyrs Memorial in Delhi as part of this yatra. An ‘Amrit Vatika’ will be established in the vicinity of the National War Memorial as part of the Amrit Kalash Yatra by combining soil and plants from 7,500 urns located all around the nation, according to the official announcement. Launched on August 9th of this year, the statewide “Meri Maati Mera Desh” campaign is an homage to honor freedom fighters who gave their lives for the country.
Rules for traffic in Delhi
The Delhi traffic police report that from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, traffic has been controlled or rerouted around Vijay Chaowk.
Additionally, it stated that commuters are urged to arrange their travel schedules appropriately as rush hour traffic is anticipated on Delhi Metro routes, particularly on the Yellow and Violet lines. The following is a list of metro stations where considerable foot traffic is anticipated during boarding and deboarding:
- Ghotanpur, Sultan
- Master Dronacharya
- Chowk IFFCO
- Minar Qutab.
- Garh Arjan
- Principal Sec
- Hindu Bhawan
- Durbar Hall of Mahatma Gandhi