Nagaland

DC Dimapur Orders Odd- Even Traffic System In Containment Zones

DC Dimapur Orders Odd- Even Traffic System In Containment Zones

Dimapur, May 05 (NEx): The Deputy Commissioner of Dimapur, Rajesh Soundararajan ordered the movement of all vehicles to ply on ODD-EVEN system in the declared containment zones- Dimapur Municipal Council, Chumoukedima Town Council and Villages/Colonies along Dimapur- Chumoukedima four lane road with effect from 7:00 PM of May 5th, 2021 for a period 07 (Seven) days.

Odd number Day:
Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, only vehicles with registration number ending with odd numbers (eg. 1, 3, 5, 7 & 9) will be allowed to ply.

Even Number Day:
Every Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday, only vehicles with registration number ending with even numbers (eg.2, 4, 6, 8 & 0) will be allowed to ply.

The DC ordered this in compliance to State Government Order No: NSDMA-ER-COVID 19/301/2020/(Pt-11). Kohima dated 3 May. 2021 and the Deputy Commissioner, Dimapur Order No.DCD-28/COVID-19 ORDER-2021/3680, dated 4th April, 2021 and in exercise of power under section 115 of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988.

It further said that violation of the aforementioned order will be penalized U/S 177 and 179 of the MV Act 1988. Exempted category mentioned in the aforementioned order shall be exempted. All Officers and Staff in the exempted category should carry ldentity Card issued by respective HoD, DC added.

The DC appealed to all citizens for cooperation in the interest of public
safety.