Tag Archives: Traffic Jam

Traffic Jam on a rainy night at Tin Factory junction in Bangalore

Bangalore’s Notorious Tin Factory Jn on a Rainy Night

The Tin Factory Jn in Bangalore is pure horror. It is part of the Tin Factory-KR Puram Railway station traffic jam complex, where jams are found 24 hours. IN this stretch, 11 roads meet in addition to two major interstate bus stops and an important railway station. And then they have made a “hanging bridge” with pillars on the road ...

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Traffic Jam under the Marathahalli bridge at night

The Great Marathahalli Traffic Jam – at Night.

Traffic Jam at Marathahalli in Bangalore under the bridge towards both sides at around 10 in the night! The junction of the “IT corridors” Marathahalli is getting to be the worst place in Bangalore with decrepit, crumbling infrastructure, very high levels of pollution and toxic gases from the gazillion vehicles in the area. Despite the availability of exellent public transportation in the ...

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Traffic Jam at Marathahalli Bridge Bangalore

The Great Marathahalli Traffic Jam

The infamous traffic jam at Marathahalli under the bridge on the Ring Road on a pleasant rainy evening. Marathahalli is one of the worst places in Bangalore, a concrete jungle with perennial traffic jams, narrow roads, crowded everything, polluted air and bad infrastructure. The jam pictured below is a common everyday occurrence but people are cool about it. They will ...

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Picture of a Traffic Jam on Marathahalli Bridge, Bangalore

Just Another Pleasant Evening on the Marathahalli Bridge…

A traffic jam atop the new, three laned Railway over bridge in Marathahalli, Bangalore. This was a daily occurence every day until they banned left/right turns on the ORR over bridge where this jam had its origin. One would be stuck here for atleast 20-30 min every day, the jam stretching more than a kilometer on some days. But it ...

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Picture of a vehicle breaking rules in Bangalore causing Traffic jams

A Leading Cause for Traffic Jams – Bangalore

Causes of traffic jams vary, but the biggest culprit is most often the incredible uncivilized stupidity of people. Look at this cab guy, who jumps the queue trying to get in front of everyone, blocking traffic coming from the opposite side and also delaying people waiting in queue. So all those people who are waiting in queue for the signal ...

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Shocking! Orderly Traffic Jam at Marathahalli!

A surprisingly (shockingly?) ordered Bangalore traffic jam at Marathahalli under the bridge, towards Bellandur, not something that you see every day in India! Though jams on this stretch are common, they are usually chaotic as on any Bangalore Road with absolute absence of any order whatsoever with vehicles chok-a-bloc everywhere and thronging every last bit of space. Considering that it ...

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