Hyderabad: City Police Commissioner Anjani Kumar, IPS, today notified that in order to relieve traffic congestion and to maintain smooth flow of traffic and to ensure the public safety in connection with Jummat-ul-Vida (last Friday of Ramzan month) prayers at the Mecca Masjid, Hyderabad and at Jame-e-Masjid, Secunderabad on May 31, the main roads between Charminar and Madina, Charminar and Murgi Chowk and Charminar and Moghalpura Kaman will be closed for all types of vehicular traffic from 0900 hours to 1500 hours on May 31.
Traffic will be diverted at the following points: In South Zone from Madina junction diversion point, the traffic coming from the Nayapul side towards Charminar will be diverted at Madina junction towards City College.
At Himmatputa diversion point, traffic coming from Nagulchintha/Shalibanda areas towards Charminar will be diverted at Himmatpura Junction, towards Hari Bowli and Volga Hotel T Junction (Khilwat side). At Chowk Maidan Khan diversion point, the traffic
coming from the Kotla Alijah towards Charminar will be diverted at Chowk Maidan Khan towards Hafiz Danka Masque and Arman Hotel side.
At Motigalli diversion point, Traffic coming from the Moosabowli areas towards Charminar, it will be diverted at Motigalli towards Khilwath ground , Rajesh Medical Hall Shalibanda and Fathe Darwaza Road. At Etebar chowk diversion point, the traffic coming from the Etebar Chowk areas towards Gulzarhouse will be diverted at Etebar Chowk, towards Mandi Miralam Market or Bibi Bazar.
At Sher-e-Batil Kaman diversion point, the traffic coming from Mitti-Ka-Sher will not be allowed towards Gulzar House and it will be diverted from Mitti-ke-Sher Junction towards Ghansi Bazaar to reach High Court road / Khilwath.
At Lakkad Kote (old CP office junction), the traffic coming from APAT side will be diverted at Lakkad Kote and sent towards (Old CP Office lane), towards Mandi Mirlam Market.
The Subhash Road in Secunderabad (between Mahankali PS and Ramgopalpet Road Junction on the MG road) will be closed for vehicular traffic from 9.00 a.m. to 1.p.m. There will be free flow of traffic from Rocha Bazar to Ranigunj. Traffic coming from Bata crossroads towards Subhash Road will be diverted at Mahankali P.S. towards the lane to the left of the P.S. and towards Lala temple.
Parking places in the limits of traffic south zone for the devotees of Jumma tul vida prayers 2019 are: Mufeed-ul-Anam Ground, Kotla Alijha parking – The devotees who are coming from the eastern side / Northern side of Charminar I.e Pathergatti Madina Nayapool Yakuthpura- Darulshifa – Noorkhan Bazar Dabeerpura will park their vehicles at Mufid Ul Anam Grounds, Kotla Alijah.
Charminar Bus terminal parking: The devotees coming from the southern side of the Mecca Masjid i.e Chandrayangutta, Falaknuma, areas will parked their vehicles at Charminar Bus terminal.
A.U hospital parking: The devotees coming from the eastern side of the Mecca Masjid i.e Santooshnagar Talab Katta Moghalpura will be going to park their vehicles at A.U Hospital parking.
Khilwat Ground parking: The devotees coming from the South west side of the Mecca Msasjid I.e Jahanuma, Misrigunj, Fathe Darwaza, Himmatpura, will park their vehicles at Khilwat Ground / Pension Office, Urdu Muskan Khilwath.
Old pension office / Urdu Muskan Hall / Shah function hall cellar: The traffic coming from the western side of the Mecca Masjid i.e Kishanbagh Bahadurpura Hussaini Alam will park their vehicles at the above parking places. These restrictions apply to the RTC buses also. City Buses going towards Charminar will be terminated at Afzalgunj. RTC buses going to districts from MGBS, Imlibun will proceed via: Nalgonda X – Chanchalguda JUNCTION – Saidabad T Junction – I.S Sadan – DMRL Junction – Midhani Junction – MBNR Fly over – Bandlaguda – towards Aramghar and also from MGBS Exit gate chaderghat Rotary – Nalgonda X roads – towards Dilsukhnagar, LB Nagar till the prayers are over and the entire congregation disperses.