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Following Monster Traffic Jams, Gurgaon CP Navdeep Singh Virk Transferred

Published on 30 July, 2016 at 5:10 pm By

A day after heavy rainfall triggered waterlogging and monster traffic jams throughout the city, Gurgaon Police Commissioner Navdeep Singh Virk has been transferred to Rohtak.

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Sandeep Khirawar will now take over as the new Commissioner of Police in Gurgaon.

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Gurgaon’s worst traffic nightmare came on July 28 after a few milimeters of rains and abysmal civic infrastructure combined to plunge the Millennium City into a chaos.

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Gridlocked traffic on waterlogged roads led to a massive jam that resulted in people getting struck for anywhere 6 to 16 hours depending on the venue. Throughout July 28 evening, commuters spoke of abandoning their cars and wading through knee-deep water to get home.

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On July 29, people again faced gridlocked traffic. In some parts, the backlog of the jams was nearly 15 km long.


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The anger and misery of commuters was reflected in hundreds of tweets.

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The situation was so bad that Gurgaon Police asked people from Delhi – many of whom work in Gurgaon – to stay away.

According to Gurgaon Deputy Commissioner TL Satyaprakash, “there were a couple to blunders we did…we apologise to whoever suffered and sincerely regret the inconvenience.”

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Gurgaon, which is home to scores of top multinational companies, expensive condominiums, a world-class golf course, top hospitals and gleaming shopping malls, completely lacks efficient drainage and infrastructure to handle such a situation.

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