GUWAHATI, Sept 21: Deputy Commissioner of Police (Traffic), Amanjeet Kaur has informed that entry of goods-carrying commercial vehicles of and above 10-wheels has been restricted into the city. The order has been in force from Thursday last and the vehicles will not be allowed to enter the city from highway. Many trucks use the city roads during nights as a quick bypass from one point to the other or deliver goods to warehouses inside the city.
This decision has been taken to ensure the safety of citizens in the streets of Guwahati and also to streamline the traffic flow and minimize traffic jams. The police however after a special permission will provide entry to those trucks that are carrying essential commodities and perishable goods.