Traffic department finalizes route plan
Srinagar, Jan 31: Traffic department has finalized route plan for traffic in connection with Friday following Eid-Milad-un-Nabi (SAW).
In a statement, a spokesman of the department said devotees coming from Lal Chowk to Dargah Hazratbal in all types of vehicles including passenger vehicles shall adopt following routes from Lal Chowk Srinagar to Dargah Hazratbal.
Lal Chowk, SRTC bridge, Ikhwan crossing , Police Station Khanyar, Bohri Kadal, Rajouri Kadal, Gojwara Chowk, Hawal- Sheri Bhat, Bagh Ali Mardan, Lal Bazaar, Dargah Hazratbal respectively.
For devotees coming from Baramulla Kupwara- (North Kashmir) towards Dargah Hazratbal, vehicles shall have to adopt bye pass Tengpora, Bemina bye pass, Qamarwari cement bridge, Noor Bagh, Eidgah crossing, Alamgari bazaar, Bagh Ali Mardan, Lal Bazaar, Dargah Hazratbal.
Vehicles carrying devotees from South Kashmir i,e District Anantnag, Kulgam, Shopian and Pulwama shall adopt following route, Panthchowk-Sonwar,-Gupkar-Foreshore-Nishat-Dargah Hazratbal.
For devotees coming from Bandipora, Kangan and Ganderbal areas shall adopt the following route, Pandach, Zakura route and vehicles carrying devotees from Harwan and its adjacent areas shall adopt Foreshore route and shall adopt the same route.
Return routes for the devotees for Lal Chowk and Budgam, Baramulla-Kupwara shall follow Regional Engineering College, Aishahibagh Crossing, Rainawari, Khalifapora, Nowpora Bridge, Khayam Chowk (Right), Ikhwan Crossing, SRTC Crossing.
However the vehicles bound for North Kashmir i.e Budgam-Baramulla-Kupwara will be diverted at Khalifapora towards Peer Dastigeer Sahib (RA) Khanyar-Sumkachbal-Police Station Khanyar-Nalamar Road-Qamarwari for their respective destinations. While as for vehicles for Islamabad-Pulwama-Awantipora-Shopian will return adopting, Foreshore-Nishat-Gupkar-Sonawar Bazar and Pantha Chowk Route.
Lastupdate on : Thu, 31 Jan 2013 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Thu, 31 Jan 2013 18:30:00 GMT
Lastupdate on : Fri, 1 Feb 2013 00:00:00 IST
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