Mumbai Traffic Police has set new speed limits for vehicles plying on flyovers, bridges, and highways in the city, the official said. He said that this decision was taken in view of the increasing number of vehicles in the city and bidding to prevent accidents.
Officer said that under the Motor Vehicles Act, Additional Commissioner of Police (Traffic) Praveen Padwal has revised the speed limit on arterial roads.
The speed limit on Bandra Worli Sea Link and Eastern Freeway is 80 kmph, while motorists can drive up to 70 kmph on Eastern Express Highway, Sion Panvel Highway, Santacruz- Chembur Link Road (SCLR) and Lalbaug flyover, he said.
At JJ Flyover, motorists can drive at 60 kmph and 35 kmph along the bends, while the speed limit at Marine Drive is 65 kmph, he added