Gurgaon, July 29: After a heavy rain left the Hero Honda Chowk, hundreads of commuters on the route of Delhi-Jaipur remained stuck on National Highway 8 , officials said on Friday.

As NH 8 remained cut off, traffic moving towards Rajasthan and Maharashtra was stuck on the city roads and state highways throughout Thursday night.

Around 1 a.m. on Friday, the water level started rising. The scared and stranded people pulled down a part of the divider on Delhi-Gurgaon expressway to escape.

As per the officials it would take few more hours to restore the traffic.

People demanded action against officials responsible for the situation.The traffic situation in the city is expected to remain critical on Friday.