Shimla, May 25 UNI | 2 months ago

District Administration has invoked ban on the movement of traffic between Sacred heart School to Dhali tunnel on Lakar Bazar route as par order issued here yesterday.

Shimla District Magistrate Dinesh Malhotra said traffic would be remain off between 0800 hrs to 0830 hrs in the morning and from 1430 hrs to 1500 hrs.

The decision was taken due to increasing crowd of parents and school children moreover road is narrow to accommodate smooth flow of traffic.

The order to be implement forthwith would not be applicable during holiday.

Most of road in the town were witnessing heavy vehicular traffic due to increasing footfall of tourists to this hill station. Land transport is only way of transportation in the town and its internal roads always remained flooded with light vehicles. Seasonal tarring also causing the congestion on some of them.

(Posted on 26-05-2014)