GHAZIABAD: As commuters wait for the Noida-Ghaziabad stretch of NH-24 to be widened and turned signal-free, the 9km stretch between the two Hindon bridges (in Indirapuram and Chhajarsi) has turned into an obstacle course for The Delhi stretch of the expressway, which has been completed, hardly saw any hold-ups while work was on, but the story is unfolding very differently across the border. with UP Police failing to do what Delhi Police did.
As a result, autos, bikes and even cars regularly drive over the median verge- which are broken in several places — to go from one carriageway to the other, blocking traffic. This happens most often near Khoda, just before the Hindon bridge, creating tailback that stretch all the way to the Noida crossing in peak hours. On a bad day, this portion can take 45 minutes to an hour