Kolkata: Due to a huge rush Aurobinda Sarani eastern side towards Khanna closed from J.M Avenue and Gray Street Crossing on Tuesday. Both Colootola Street and Eden Hospital Rd are closed from C R Avenue (Huge crowd / rush ).
The city of joy and festival witnessed severe traffic snarls in several parts of the city as festive revellers hit the streets in large numbers. On Monday, several areas in north and central Kolkata witnessed severe traffic congestion. Vehicles took hours to cross a distance of a kilometre or so in both south and north Kolkata, almost all major streets were blocked with pandal hoppers.
Roads such as Bidhan Sarani and Aurobindo Sarani witnessed severe traffic congestion as people rushed to the market areas to complete Puja shopping.