Solving congestion at 4 legged fatal intersection based on proportionate traffic flow as well as minimum intersection delay: Case study of Sanat Nagar/Rawalpora intersection in Kashmir

Faheem Ahmed Malik, Mansoor Ahmed Lone, Haiqa Riyaz, Sohaib Manzoor Bhat, Jabriel Qureshi

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The Case Study has been evaluated by reading many Articles and Books about Traffic Analysis and Design. Srinagar possesses the distinction of being the leading Political, Social, Cultural, and Trade & Commerce Centre throughout ages. Srinagar City there are 67 Major Intersections with 22 as 4 -Arm & 45 as 3 -Arm. 75% of Accidents & Increased Fatalities take place during Morning Hours (9am - 11am) and Evening hours (4pm - 6pm) which implies the need of Traffic Hour Management.Rawalpora Intersection is the most important intersection that is encountered in the 17.8Km Stretch of NH1A Bypass. This Case Study shows the way of Solving the Congestion in a very Simplified Manner from the point of Measuring Congestion to Designing as well as determining the future Traffic Growth as well as Making provisions in the Design.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)358-372
Number of pages15
JournalInternational Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Externally publishedYes

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