TRAFFIC PLAN FOR JUMAT-UL-VIDA IN KASHMIR ANNOUNCED

One the eve of celebrations of Jumat-Ul-Vida on 8th of June-2018 and Shab-e-Qadr on the intervening night of 11th/12th of June 2018, the devotees (zayireen) coming from different places towards Ziyarat Dargah Sharief Hazratbal shall follow the following route plan:

NORTH KASHMIR: Vehicles coming from North Kashmir carrying devotees (Zayireen) after reaching Shaltang shall adopt the following route to reach Hazratbal, Shrine:

SHALTANG – PARIMPORA – BEMINA BYE PASS – BEMINA CROSSING – QAMARWARI – CEMENT BRIDGE – NOORBAGH – SEKIDAFAR – EIDGAH – ALIMASJID – SAZGARIPORA – HAWAL – ALAMGARI BAZAR – MILL STOP – MOLVI STOP (LAL BAZAAR) – BOTSHAH MOHALLAH – KANITAR – UNIVERSITY PARKING FROM SIR SYED GATE.

SOUTH KASHMIR: Vehicles carrying devotees (Zayireen) coming from South Kashmir after reaching Panthachowk shall adopt the following route to reach Hazratbal, Shrine:

PANTHACHOWK – STONE QUARRY(ATHAWAJAN) – BATWARA – SONWAR BAZAR – RAM MUNSHI BAGH- – GUPKAR – GRAND PALACE – ZETIYAR GHAT – NISHAT – FORESHORE ROAD – HABAK CROSSING – NASEEMBAGH PARKING.

CENTRAL KASHMIR:

I. BUDGAM BOUND:- Vehicles carrying devotees (Zayireen) coming from Budgam and adjoining areas shall adopt the following route to reach Hazratbal, Shrine:-

HYDERPORA – TANGPORA – BEMINA BYE PASS – BEMINA CROSSING – QAMARWARI – CEMENT BRIDGE – NOORBAGH – SEKIDAFAR – EIDGAH – ALIMASJID – SAZGARIPORA – HAWAL – ALAMGARI BAZAR – MILL STOP – MOLVI STOP (LAL BAZAAR) – BOTSHAH MOHALLAH – KANITAR – NIT.

II. LALCHOWK BOUND:- LAL CHOWK – SRTC BRIDGE – IKHWAN CROSSING – POLICE STATION KHANYAR – BHORI KADAL – RAJOURI KADAL – GOJWARI CHOWK – HAWAL – ALAMGARI BAZAR – MILL STOP – MOLVI STOP (LAL BAZAAR) – BOTSHAH MOHALLAH – KANITAR – NIT PARKING.

III. GANDERBAL BOUND:- NAGBAL – ZAKOORA – HABBAK – NASEEMBAGH PARKING

RETURN ROUTES:-

NORTH KASHMIR: North bound vehicles on return from Hazratbal Shrine shall adopt the following routes:

SIR SYED PARKING – AISHAHIBGH CROSSING – RAINAWARI – KHANYAR – NOWPORA – DALGATE – M.A ROAD – BUDSHAH BRIDGE – OVER FLYOVER – BATMALOO – TANGPORA – BATAMALOO – MOOMINABAD – TENGPORA – BEMINA BYEPASS – PARIMPORA – SHALTANG – AND ONWARDS.

SOUTH KASHMIR:

South Kashmir bound vehicles on return from Hazratbal Shrine shall adopt the following routes:-

NASEEMBAGH PARKING – HABBAK CROSSING – FORESHORE ROAD – NISHAT – ZETHIYAR GHAT – GUPKAR – RAM MUNSHIBAGH – SONWAR BAZAR – PANTHACHOWK – ONWARDS.

CENTRAL KASHMIR: Vehicles bound for Central Kashmir areas on return from Hazratbal Shrine shall adopt the following routes:-

I. BUDGAM BOUND:- NIT – AISHAHIBAGH CROSSING – RAINAWARI – KHANYAR – NOWPORA – DALGATE – GOLF CROSSING – RADIO KASHMIR – ABDULLAH BRIDGE – HATRIC – CONVENT CROSSING – P/S RAJBAGH – JAWHARNAGAR CHOWK – JAWHARNAGAR BUND – RAMBAGH – BARZULLAH BRIDGE – SADDER – HYDERPORA – ONWARDS.

II. GANDERBAL BOUND:- NASEEMBAGH PARKING – HABBAK – ZAKOORA – NAGBAL AND ONWARDS.

III. LALCHOWK BOUND:- NIT PARKING – AISHAHIBAGH CROSSING – RAINWARI – KHANYAR – NOWPORA BRIDGE – KHAYAM CHOWK – DALGATE – M.A ROAD – LALCHOWK.

PARKING PLAN: Elaborate parking arrangements have been made at available locations around the Hazratbal Shrine:

North bound vehicles will park their vehicles inside University campus from Sir Syed Gate side, South bound vehicles will park their vehicles inside Naseem Bagh University campus through Budshah gate side from Habbak Side and Central Kashmir bound vehicles will park their vehicles inside National Institute of Technology (NIT) Campus Hazratbal.

(NOTIFICATION ISSUED BY JAMMU AND KASHMIR POLICE DEPARTMENT)