Message for U.S. Citizens: Road Closures in New Delhi, Sunday, March 11, 2018

The Founders Summit of the International Solar Alliance in New Delhi on Sunday March 11, 2018, will draw a number of world leaders.  There will be multiple VIP motorcades moving around the city causing road closures and traffic congestion.  Please anticipate delays when traveling within New Delhi.

Sections of Nyaya Marg, Andre Malraux Marg, and the Shanti Path frontage road bordering the French Embassy will be closed to all through traffic and pedestrian traffic on March 11, 2018.  This closure will last from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  No pedestrians or vehicles will be allowed access during this time.

U.S. citizens traveling to India should consult the Department of State’s latest Country Specific Information for India and the Worldwide Caution, both available at

Updated information on travel and security can also be obtained by calling 1-888-407-4747 from within the United States and Canada or, from outside the United States and Canada on a regular toll line at 1-202-501-4444.  These numbers are available from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).

—  The U.S. Embassy in New Delhi is located at Shanti Path, Chanakya Puri 110021; telephone +91-11-2419-8000; fax +91-11-2419-8407.

—  The U.S. Consulate General in Mumbai is located at C-49, G-Block, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra East, Mumbai 400051; telephone +91-22-2672-4000; fax+91-22-2672-4786.

The U.S. Consulate General in Calcutta (Kolkata) is located at 5/1 Ho Chi Minh Sarani, 700071; telephone +91-33-3984-2400 through 2282-3615; fax +91-33-2282-2335.

The U.S. Consulate General in Chennai (Madras) is located at 220 Anna Salai, Gemini Circle, 600006, telephone +91-44-2857-4000; fax +91-44-2857-4443

The U.S. Consulate General in Hyderabad is located at Paigah Palace, 1-8-323, Chiran Fort Lane, Begumpet, Secunderabad 500 003; telephone: +91 (40) 4033-8300.

The Embassy/Consulate’s Internet home page address is