KMDA engineers stressed they needed three-and-a-half-hours more to complete the load capacity tests, due to this reason the Chingrighata flyover will be throw open to traffic at 11:30 am on Monday. On Friday since at 9 pm flyover has been shut down for traffic, leading to bumper-to-bumper traffic gridlock on EM Bypass and the southern flanks of Maa Flyover and Park Circus connector.
On Sunday police said to avoid the same situation during the Monday office-hours and insisted on the earlier 8 am deadline. But on Sunday after a meeting with KMDA engineers, they want 11:30 am a timeline. KMDA engineers said they needed till 11 am to remove the sensors.