New Delhi: Thousands of devotees thronged the streets of Delhi to join in the funeral procession of Sant Nirankari Mission head Baba Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj, who passed away in a car accident in Montreal, Canada, on Friday.

The last rites will be performed at the Nigam Bodh Crematorium Ground.

The Delhi Traffic Police also took to micro-blogging site Twitter to give updates on the procession and issued a traffic advisory urging commuters to avoid certain roads.

 

Here are the LIVE updates (with inputs from the Delhi Traffic Police):

-Traffic is closed from Chandgi Ram Akhara to Nigam Bodh Ghat due to funeral procession of Late Satguru Baba Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj.

-Funeral procession of late Satguru Baba Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj near ISBT, Kashmiri Gate

 

-Funeral procession of Late Satguru Baba Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj has reached Chandgi Ram Akhara.

 

-Funeral procession of Late Satguru Baba Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj has reached Kingsway Camp.

 

-Funeral procession of late Satguru Baba Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj reaches Khalsa College.

 

-Traffic is heavy from Mukarba Chowk to Libaspur due to funeral procession of late Satguru Baba Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj: Delhi Police.

 

-Head of funeral procession of Late Satguru Baba Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj reaches near Radio Colony.

 

-Due to heavy pedestrian movement, traffic is closed from Kingsway Camp Chowk to I.P. College (Mall Road). Kindly avoid the stretch, says Delhi Police.

-Several roads in the national capital choked with lakhs of devotees out on the streets to pay last respects to the departed leader.

-Head of Funeral procession of Late Satguru Baba Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj has reached Nirankari Sarovar Gate, says Delhi Traffic Police.

-Several roads in the national capital choked with lakhs of devotees out on the streets to pay last respects to the departed leader.

-Head of Funeral procession of Late Satguru Baba Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj has reached Nirankari Sarovar Gate, says Delhi Traffic Police.

-Motorists are advised to take alternate route, says a Delhi Traffic Police advisory.

-Traffic is closed from Kingsway Camp to Burari Road due to heavy pedestrian movement.

-Lakhs of devotees of Baba Hardev Singh Ji Maharaj have poured into the Samagam Ground No. 8 in Burarai, Delhi for Antim Darshan.

First Published | 18 May 2016 1:09 PM
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