Dimapur, November 30: Kohima police will enforce the following traffic regulations in Kohima from December 1 to 10 in view of the Hornbill Festival and Hornbill Night Carnival.
Hornbill Festival 2019
At Kisama, only vehicles with car passes will be allowed entry at Gate No.-I/Main Gate of Naga Heritage Complex and shall be parked at the following designated parking zones as per car pass allotment:
Vehicles with Car Pass ‘A’ (Red with white background) shall be parked in the area above the Bamboo conference hall. Vehicles with Car Pass ‘B’ (Blue with white background) shall be parked in the area inside the WW-II Museum Complex. Vehicle with Car Pass ‘C’ (Green with white background) shall be parked in the parking area near Gate- II.
Vehicles with “Police on Duty” sticker will be allowed to enter Gate-I and Gate-II.
To mitigate traffic congestion in Kohima town during the Hornbill Festival, the following regulations will be enforced:
No parking on both sides from Classic Point to PHQ Point; No parking on both sides except for City Bus Stands from TCP Gate to Phoolbari; No parking from ‘Y’ Junction to Razhü Point except at Old Taxi Parking, New NST, Old NST.
Parking facilities will be provided at Old MLA Hostel Complex and KMC Multi-Level Parking opposite Popular Bakery, PR Hill.
Entry of heavy vehicles into Kohima will be restricted at Inter-State police check gate, Khuzama from 8 am till 10 pm. Entry of heavy vehicles into Kohima town will be restricted at by-pass traffic police booth from 8 am till 8 pm.
Commercial trucks will be restricted to ply in Kohima town from 8 am till 8 pm with exception to those on Hornbill related duties. All loading and unloading of goods in Kohima town should be completed by 8 am.
Hornbill Night Carnival
For Hornbill Night Carnival, no vehicle will be allowed to park along the road on the right side from ‘Y’ junction till Post Office. However, single parking will be allowed on the left side at Old Taxi parking area, Old NST only. All vehicles are to be parked at Old MLA Hostel Complex. Further, parking facilities will also be available at Old Medical Multi-Level car parking opposite Popular Bakery, PR Hill.
No vehicle will be allowed to park along the route from Northern Gate of local ground till Razhu Point. Any vehicle found parked at the above mentioned area will be towed away and towing charge will be levied from the vehicle owners.
The road from ‘Y’ junction till Razhu Point will be one way down only. No vehicle will be allowed to enter from Razhu Point towards Khouchiezie (Kohima local ground) and from Congress Bhavan towards ‘Y’ junction.
The up-going vehicle will ply the normal route through ‘D’ Block.
These traffic regulations will be enforced from 4 pm till the Night Carnival/Bazaar is over with effect from December 1 to 10.
Police requested the general public and vehicle users to extend co-operation to Kohima Traffic Police while enforcing the traffic advisory. (Page News Service)