New Delhi: Keeping in view the traffic congestion on the occasion of Holi festival, Delhi Police said on Sunday that elaborate traffic arrangements have been made to ensure the safety of motorists and check the incidents of drunken driving on the occasion. Also Read - Holi 2020: Tips And Tricks to Keep Your Car And Bike Away From Colour Stain This Holi

Talking further about the traffic management, Delhi Police said that over 170 traffic pickets and the district police will be deployed to ensure a peaceful and safe Holi celebration on Tuesday. On that day, the Delhi traffic police will also deploy around 1,600 staff for the purpose. Also Read - Holi 2020: Top Bollywood Playlist to Make You Dance Like There's no Tomorrow



“Elaborate traffic arrangements have been made to ensure the safety of motorists on roads and check the incidents of drunken and reckless driving, over-speeding, red light jumping, triple riding, riding without a helmet and performing stunts on two-wheelers,” Joint Commissioner of Police (Traffic) N S Bundela told PTI.

Talking about taking safety measure, he advised parents to not allow their minors to drive vehicles.



“Special checking teams with alcometers will be deployed at major intersections and vulnerable points to detect and prosecute traffic violations,” he said.