City Traffic Police (CTP) Rawalpindi has issued a traffic advisory for Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH) that will be observed on Tuesday.
According to details, the main procession will start from Jamia Masjid Hanfia on Jamia Masjid Road.
It will pass through Banni Chowk, Circular Road, Murree Road, Committee Chowk, Iqbal Road, Liaquat Market, Fawara Chowk, Raja Bazar, Dungi Khoi, and Bansawala Chowk before ending where it started.
Jamia Masjid Road, Iqbal Road, Fawara Chowk, Raja Bazar, Bansawala Chowk, and Bagh Sardaran will remain closed for all traffic. Traffic will also be barred from Mareer Chowk to Benazir Hospital on Murree Road.
Traffic going towards Islamabad from Saddar will be diverted at Mareer Chowk towards Katcheri Chowk, Airport Road, and Rawal Road. Traffic coming to Rawalpindi from Islamabad through Murree Road will be diverted at Chandani Chowk towards Rawal Road.
Traffic going from Liaquat Bagh to Fawara Chowk will be diverted at DAV College Chowk towards Gawalmandi. Rawal Road, Airport Road, and Tipu Road can be used from going towards Islamabad in case any procession is to be observed between Kohati Bazar and Committee Chowk.
ٹریفک پلان بسلسلہ 12 ربیع الاول جشن عید میلاد النبی ﷺ مورخہ 19 اکتوبر 2021۔ pic.twitter.com/9w41HHOAY7
— City Traffic Police, Rawalpindi (@ctprwp) October 18, 2021
City Traffic Officer (CTO) Rawalpindi Rai Mazhar has deployed 490 traffic officials including DSPs, Inspectors, Traffic Wardens, and Traffic Assistants to implement the traffic diversion plan on the occasion of Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH).
CTO Rawalpindi has also strictly prohibited parking of all kinds of vehicles on the route of the main procession of 12th Rabi-ul-Awwal.
He also directed to properly check ambulances, fire tenders, and other emergency service vehicles before allowing them on the route of the main procession.
CTO Rawalpindi further requested the residents of twin cities to cooperate with CTP in ensuring smooth implementation of the traffic plan on the occasion of 12th Rabi-ul-Awwal, adding that citizens can contact CTP Rawalpindi on 051-9293038 in case of emergency.