Traffic Police City, Srinagar today issued an advisory to all the public service vehicles (PSVs) registered with Taxi stand at Haftchinar. According to the advisory, all PSVs operating for the routes Newa, Chadoora, Rangreth, Kralpora, Chrar-e-Sharief,Khansahab should operate from Haftchinar stand only. They have been directed to not enter from Haftchinar towards Jehangir Chowk as major portion of the road of Jehangir chowk has been secured by ERA for execution of construction of the Jehangir Chowk-Rambagh flyover.
“The step has been taken as very less space is available at Jehangir chowk for plying of traffic which often results in congestion of the road from Jehangir Chowk to Solina/Haftchinar,” a statement of the Traffic Police said.
General public has been requested to co-operate with the Traffic Police at Jehangir Chowk as traffic volume is high and available space for plying traffic is less due to the ongoing construction work of flyover.