In response to the ongoing construction work for the Metro and Multi-Level Flyover, Pune City Traffic has introduced significant alterations to the traffic flow on Pune University Road (Ganeshkhind Road) effective from today (10/02/ 2024).
These changes aim to mitigate congestion and enhance traffic efficiency. Below are the key modifications and alternate routes to facilitate a smoother transition for commuters.
Traffic Flow Changes on Pune University Road :-
1)Travelling from Shivajinagar to Aundh / Hinjewadi: Vehicles must now make a right turn at ABIL House and proceed via Range Hills Road – Symphony Circle – Sai Chowk (Khadki) – Dr. Ambedkar Chowk (Bopodi) – Spicer College – Bremen Circle.
2)Travelling from Aundh / Hinjewadi to Shivajinagar / Pune Station: Vehicles will follow the route via Bremen Circle – Spicer College – Dr. Ambedkar Chowk – Sai Chowk – Symphony Circle – Range Hills Road, then make a left turn at ABIL House to continue via Pune University Road.
3)BIL Circle: Right turns are prohibited when approaching from Range Hills.
4)Dhotre Path to Aum Super Market Circle: Now two-way.
5)Kahu Galli (Polytechnic Ground) to Aum Super Market Circle: One-way. Vehicles cannot join University Road from the Khau Galli Junction.
6)Luxury Buses: Private luxury buses are restricted from travelling between 8:00 AM to 10:30 PM to and from Sancheti Hospital towards PCMC / Hinjewadi via #Pune University Road (Ganeshkhind Road) and University Circle. They will instead use the Old Pune Mumbai Highway (via Harris Bridge) or alternatively via Katraj – Khadi Machine Chowk.
Commuters are encouraged to familiarize themselves with these traffic changes and share the information with friends and family to ensure a seamless adjustment to the revised traffic flow on Pune University Road.
These modifications are crucial for managing the current construction challenges and ensuring a hassle-free commuting experience.