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Vehicles allowed to ply from 5am-5pm between Patkai Bridge- Kukidolong

Vehicles allowed to ply from 5am-5pm between Patkai Bridge- Kukidolong

Dimapur, March 05 (NEx): The Deputy Commissioner of Dimapur, Rajesh Soundararajan, IAS, informed that all types of vehicles shall be allowed to ply from 05:00 am to 05:00 pm daily in the stretch between Chathe River Bridge (Patkai bridge) to Kukidolong with effect from March 5th, 2021 till further orders.

The DC notified this in a circular in pursuance to the order dated February 16, 2021 and for the convenience of the general public. Earlier, the vehicles were allowed to ply from 5:00 am to 3:00 pm, now it has been extended till 5:00 pm.

However, the DC cautioned all the commuters and plying vehicles to strictly adhere to the traffic regulations and maintain a distance of atleast 30 meters between vehicles. The traffic personnel shall strictly monitor and facilitate the movement accordingly, he said.

Due to heavy rockslides between Chumukedima Police check post till New Chumukedima Village, the DC Dimapur on February 2nd, 2021 has ordered the closure of the road from Chathe River Bridge (Patkai bridge) to Kukidolong till further order.