The Delhi Police have issued a traffic caution in advance of the half marathon that will start on Sunday at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.
An official statement claims the Covid epidemic caused a two-year break in the half marathon’s hosting in the capital.
It added that the Vedanta Delhi Half Marathon, which will begin at 5.30 am, is anticipated to draw more than 25,000 competitors.
According to the release, the marathon would begin at JLN Stadium and proceed through the following streets: Bhishma Pitamah Marg, Lodhi Road, Mathura Road, Subramaniam Bharti Marg, Dr. Zakir Hussain Marg, C- Hexagon, KG Marg, Outer, and Inner Circle Connaught Place, and Sansad Marg.
According to the statement, the following roadways will have limited traffic from 5 am to 10 am. Emergency vehicles, however, will be permitted to pass. According to the location and number of participants, cross-traffic movement at junctions along the route would be permitted.
Aurobindo Marg-Lodhi Road Junction, Mathura Road-Bhairon Road Junction, Neela Gumband, Rajesh Pilot Marg-Amrita Shergill Marg Junction, and Subramaniam Bharti Marg-Max Mueller Marg Junction are just a few of the intersections where traffic would be detoured.
Additionally, it will be detoured at the following intersections: Shershah Road-Mathura Road Junction, beneath the Sewa Nagar flyover, Kotla Red Light, Subramaniam Bharti Marg-Pandara Road Junction, Meharchand Market Red Light, and others.