Traffic congestion during peak hours at key junctions surrounding Phoenix Mall in Velachery, Chennai, continues to frustrate commuters. The Five Furlong Road junction and Guru Nanak College junction, along with the numerous establishments in the area, create traffic bottlenecks during morning and evening peak hours.
Motorists often face delays, especially when traffic police are not present to enforce signal regulations. U-turns near Phoenix Mall further exacerbate the congestion, with some road users ignoring warning signs. Commuters are calling for measures to prohibit U-turns to alleviate the traffic issues at the Guru Nanak College junction. Despite Velachery’s growth as a core area, traffic problems remain unsolved.