Demonstration Alert for U.S. Citizens: Large Political Rally in Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC), Mumbai

United States Consulate General Mumbai, India

Location:  Political rally at the fairgrounds in Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC), Mumbai

Event: A political rally is scheduled to take place on April 6, and is expected to include over 300,000 participants.  BKC Police Traffic Control advised that traffic congestion is likely to occur on all roads leading into the BKC area between 7 a.m. and 10 p.m.  The rally may result in public transportation delays throughout the city.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the political rally.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Keep a low profile.


  • U.S. Consulate General Mumbai (Bombay)
    C-49, G-Block, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra East, Mumbai 400051
    telephone: +91-22-2672-4000
  • U.S. Consulate General Chennai (Madras)
    220 Anna Salai, Gemini Circle, 600006
    telephone: +91-44-2857-4000
  • U.S. Consulate General Hyderabad
    Paigah Palace, 1-8-323, Chiran Fort Lane, Begumpet, Secunderabad 500003
    telephone: +91-40-4033-8300.
  • State Department – Consular Affairs
    888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444