District Admin Shopian discusses traffic management plan

District Admin Shopian discusses traffic management plan

SHOPIAN, JUNE 11: District Development Commissioner Dr Owais Ahmed today convened a meeting to discuss formulation of traffic management and decongestion plan for the smooth regulation of traffic movement in the district.

During the meeting, various ways and means were discussed briefly to decongest the Shopian town and ensure hassle-free traffic movement in the district.

The DDC directed the Executive Officer Municipality Committee Shopian to remove encroachments at busy places of the town which are major hurdles in regulating the vehicular traffic. He instructed upon concerned officers to take strict action against people who are parking their vehicles at wrong places, so that the problem of unauthorized parking is brought to an end. DDC also directed the concerned officers for shifting of Sumo stands from main market to Bus Stand Batpora immediately, whereas load careers and other means of transportations should be shifted to identify parking places.

To avoid the traffic Jam on Mughal Road, DDC directed the concerned authorities to formulate a traffic plan so that passengers could not get stranded on the way.

Among others, the meeting was attended by Additional Deputy Commissioner Shopian, Additional Superintendent of Police, Tehsildar Shopian, Assistant Regional Transport Officer Shopian, Executive Officer Municipal Committee Shopian, Officials of Traffic Police, President Traders Federation Shopian ,Transporters and other concerned.