A bit of traffic

If Aucklanders thing they’ve got things bad traffic-wise (and they have) at least it’s not this bad.

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The jam to end all jams. Delhi-Gurgaon expressway yesterday. HT @smitaprakash via @HariKunzru

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  1. kittycatkin

     /  9th September 2015

    Heavens ! I have a friend who lives there-Gurgaon. I hope that she’s not in that !!!

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  2. Auckland rapedpayer

     /  9th September 2015

    They need Len there…he’s got the answer 🙂

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  3. Missy

     /  9th September 2015

    It gets pretty bad in Beijing, but I don’t think I have seen it quite that bad!

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  4. Mike C

     /  9th September 2015

    Who would be dumb enough to drive on roads that get as clogged as that. LOL.

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  5. Alan Wilkinson

     /  9th September 2015

    Great photo, Pete!

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  6. kiwi_guy

     /  9th September 2015

    Another good reason to turn off the migration flow – those places are bursting at the seams, one by one they are going down like dominoes.

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  7. kittycatkin

     /  10th September 2015

    My friend says that it is not usually THAT bad, although it’s bad enough ! This photo was taken on an exceptionally awful day and made headlines even over there. She avoids these roads if she possibly can, as it takes so long to go anywhere even on days when it’s nothing like this. There are 20,000,000 people in the Delhi area.

    People drive there because they have no choice, as they do everywhere.

    India isn’t going down like a domino, it’s flourishing.

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