NCP seeks withdrawal of toll collection at Airoli, Anand Nagar plazas.
As long as the work of Mumbra sub-bridge is not done, NCP’s MLA Jitendra Awhad has demanded that the tollbooth of Aroli and Anand Nagar should be closed. The Mumbra by-pass is closed for the repair work by PWD department., peoples diverted their vehicle towards Airoli and Anand Nagar Road.
In Airoli and Anand Nagar, people are already suffering from the traffic because of change in the route, don’t pull them in trouble adding toll in their way”. He added.
“We have been requesting the repair work on this road for many years. The flyover on this road is in a dangerous condition. The government finally has decided to repair the road and we are thankful for that. We were also demanding the widening of Kopri bridge and service bridges at Kharigao to Thane city, Saket to Rustomjee to avoid the traffic congestion. This traffic jam is a result of unplanned strategies of the government. Therefore, The government is responsible for this traffic congestion and the toll should not be recovered from motorists till the repair is over. The NCP activists will agitate at toll plazas from Monday,” warned Awhad.
Jitendra Awhad warned the government that, if the government did not stop the toll, The NCP activists will agitate.