CPM’s flag pole march causes traffic disruption in Ernakulam
Kochi: A flag pole march in connection with the CPM State Conference caused serious traffic disruption in Ernakulam. Lapses were visible in the traffic regulations as part of the flag pole march, in many parts of the city.
Traffic was disrupted in the area from Kumbalam to Vyttila and also Petta – Kadavanthra area. The police allegedly did not take any move to divert traffic.
The police completely blocked the vehicles on one side of the four-lane highway from Kumbalam to Vyttila to let the flag pole march to pass but allowed traffic in both directions on the side of the highway.
The traffic block caused due to the construction of Vyttila flyover and because of the flag pole march literally turned the city still. The march commenced from Vayalar on Monday.