Recently, the traffic police department has set up traffic cones along multiple parts of the Koteshwor-Kalanki section of the ring road, which has been dubbed as “Killer road” by the media. This was done to force motorists to reduce the speed of their vehicle, following a fatal road accident in Gwarko. Though this measure has somewhat managed to slow the pace of the vehicles on the road, yet at the same time they have also created confusion among many motorists. The risk of accidents has increased, as evident by the chaotic positioning of the cones in the road, after being hit by vehicles now and then. At the least, the cones should have had lights to caution the drivers during the night. Continue reading..