SHILLONG: The Superintendent of Police (Traffic), East Khasi Hills, Shillong, has informed that the Traffic Department will be putting a certain restriction on traffic in view of the upcoming KHADC polls on February 27 from 7 am to 4 pm. Certain roads have been declared as ‘No Entry Zone’ from 5 pm onwards.
The SP informed that vehicles coming from Polo Towers towards Polo Ground will not be allowed to go towards CRPF junction. They have to either go towards Lawmali or 4th Furlong. Vehicles will not be allowed towards Polo Bazaar coming from CS Junction.
He said ‘no entry will be put in place for vehicles coming from Rynjah, New Colony towards 4th Furlong. They will have to go towards Lailad Langkyrding, Nongmensong.
The SP also said that the no vehicles will be allowed from Forest Colony towards CRPF junction.
“Vehicles from Polo area will not be allowed to go towards Golf Link. The rear gate of JN Stadium towards Velco School will function as a one way. The entire stretch of Velco School Road will be a ‘No Parking Zone’. Violators will be heavily fined,” he said.
He added that starting from Polo junction, the road towards 4th Furlong – JN Stadium Rear Gate (5th Furlong) – NEEPCO – MES Junction – Lailad Junction (Nongmensong) – Shyiap – Golf Link Junction – Golf Club – CRPF junction and back to Polo shall function as a ring road to ease traffic congestion at Polo Point and 4th Furlong and to facilitate movement of personnel and vehicles deputed for poll duty.
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