Mumbai: Hefty fines drive cars into parking lots

  • | Monday | 15th July, 2019

Parel area, which has the most number of public parking lots (PPL) with around 14,000 parking spaces between them, has reported a 23% increase in the number of parking vehicles in the last week, after the civic authorities began charging a hefty fine for parking illegally. “We are taking action on illegal parking on Senapati Bapat Road and even offering free parking near where Delisle Road bridge used to be. MUMBAI MILL PARKING LOT: FREE PARKINGTo ease traffic congestion caused by vehicles on Delisle Road bridge, the traffic police suggested keeping the Mumbai Mill lot nearby for free parking. The locals have demanded 50% concession in charges, which is under BMC’s consideration.”SHOULD BMC PROVIDE CHEAPER PUBLIC PARKING LOTS? The authorities should provide public parking lots in such a way that people can get there in five minutes.

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