The traffic police Srinagar today issued a route advisory for devotees coming from different areas towards Dargah Hazratbal for the celebrations of Jumat-ul-Vida on 31 May and Shab-e-Qadr on 1st June.
North Kashmir: Vehicles coming from North Kashmir carrying devotees after reaching Shalteng have been asked to adopt Shalteng – Parimpora –Qamarwari – Cement Bridge – Noorbagh – Sekidafar – Eidgah – Aalimasjid – Sazgaripora – Hawal – Alamgari Bazar – Mill Stop – Molvi Stop (Lal Bazaar) – Botshah Mohallah – Kanitar route and enter University Parking from Sir Syed Gate.
South Kashmir: Vehicles carrying devotees (Zayireen) from South Kashmir after reaching Pantha Chowk are advised to adopt Panthachowk – Stone Quarry (Athawajan) – Batwara – Sonwar Bazar – Ram Munshi Bagh – Gupkar – Grand Palace – Zethiyar Ghat – Nishat – Foreshore Road – Habak Crossing route to enter Naseem Bagh Parking.
Vehicles carrying devotees (zayireen) coming from Budgam and adjoining areas advised to adopt Hyderpora – Tengpora – Bemina Bye Pass – Bemina Crossing – Qamarwari – Cement Bridge – Noorbagh – Sekidafar – Eidgah – Aalimasjid – Sazgaripora – Hawal – Alamgari Bazar – Mill Stop – Molvi Stop (Lal Bazaar) – Botshah Mohallah – Kanitar to enter NIT parking.
Vehicles from Lal Chowk will adopt the Lal Chowk – SRTC Crossing – Ikhwan Chowk–Khanyar Chowk – Bohri Kadal – Rajouri Kadal – Gojwari Chowk – Hawal – Alamgari Bazar – Mill Stop – Molvi Stop (Lal Bazaar) – Botshah Mohallah – Kanitar route to enter NIT Parking.
According to the plan, elaborate parking arrangements have been made at available locations around the Hazratbal Shrine:
“The vehicles coming from North Kashmir can park inside University Campus near Sir Syed Gate side. The vehicles coming from South Kashmir are can park inside Naseem Bagh University Campus through Budshah Gate on Habbak side. The vehicles coming from Central Kashmir are advised to park inside NIT Campus Hazaratbal,” it added.