DMP issues traffic guidelines for Pohela Boishakh...

DMP issues traffic guidelines for Pohela Boishakh

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 06:18 PM, 12 April 2022   Updated: 07:00 PM, 12 April 2022



On the occasion of Pohela Boishakh, traffic will be closed on Thursday (April 14) in the capital’s Ramna Park, Suhrawardy Udyan and Dhaka University (DU) area.

The traffic department of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has taken special traffic measures on this day. 

This information has been obtained from DMP sources on Tuesday.

According to the DMP, special measures have been taken by the DMP to ensure the smooth movement of vehicles in the capital’s Ramna Batamul, Suhrawardy Udyan, Shahbag, Charukola Institute, DU Campus, Bangla Academy, Doel Chotwor, Shishu Academy, High Court and other surrounding areas. As result, traffic will be closed on some roads. Those vehicles have been directed to use alternative routes.

Traffic will be closed on these roads —

  • Bangla Motor-Hotel Intercontinental-Shahbag-TSC-Doel Chotwor.
  • Hotel Intercontinental-Kakrail-Motsho Bhaban-Kadam Foara
  • Motsho Bhaban-Shahbag-Katabon
  • Palashi-Shaheed Minar-Doel Chotwor-High Court Crossing
  • Bakshi Bazar-Shaheed Minar-TSC
  • Shahidullah Hall Crossing-Doel Chotwor
  • Nilkhet-TSC

Alternative routes for the movement of vehicles on these roads —

  • Mirpur Road-Science Laboratory-New Market-Azimpur-Bakshi Bazar-Chankharpul-Gulistan
  • Russel Square-Sonargaon-Rainbow-Mogbazar-Malibagh-Rajmoni-UBL-Gulistan
  • Mohakhali-Satrasta-Mogbazar-Rajmoni-UBL-Gulistan
  • Farmgate-Sonargaon-Bangla Motor-Mogbazar-Mouchak-Malibagh-Khilgaon
  • Farmgate-Sonargaon-Bangla Motor-Mogbazar-Kakrail Church-Rajmoni-Nightingale-Paltan-Motijheel
  • Katabon-Hatirpool-Bangla Motor-Sonargaon-Farmgate
  • Katabon-Hatirpool-Bangla Motor-Mogbazar-Kakrail-Rajmoni Crossing-Gulistan-Motijheel.