News Desk, Amar Ujala, Noida
Updated Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at 8:00 AM IST
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Accidents on the Yamuna Expressway increase due to thick fog in cold weather. With this in mind, the Yamuna Authority has decided to apply brakes at the speed limit. On December 1 15, from today to February 1 15, the speed of the expressway has been reduced.
Now the speed of the car will be0 and the speed of the heavy vehicle will be 60 kilometers per hour. Till now the speed was 100 for light vehicles i.e. for cars and and0 km per hour for heavy vehicles.
It was informed that the vehicle will be deducted for violating the driving speed limit. Dr. Arun Vir Singh, CEO of Yamuna Expressway Authority, said that many steps have been taken to prevent accidents due to fog. The first step is to reduce the speed limit.
Tea will be available at Toll Plaza
Singh said the new speed limit would be given by distributing leaflets at both the entry points at Agra and Pari Chowk. The toll management will arrange tea in the toll plaza to remove the sluggishness of the drivers.