Crowded South Mumbai pockets may see traffic decongestion soon

The ever-crowded business district of South Mumbai, having pockets like Kalbadevi, Bhuleshwar, Dagina Bazar, Dawa bazaar, Agiary road, LT Marg, etc., may soon see ease in traffic congestion, and become pedestrian friendly.

The Joint Commissioner of Police, (traffic), Amitesh Kumar, on Wednesday submitted an affidavit in the Bombay High Court, spelling out various steps his department plans to take, with the support of local shop keepers and Transport Vehicle Owners Associations to ease movement in crowded area and bylanes, where on a daily basis there is a high footfall of shoppers and visitors.