Tight security for new year

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 31 Dec 2016 10:30:20

RAIPUR: Raipur Police has geared up to ensure a peaceful New Year in the City. Special check points will be placed to tame down the drunken driving and miscreants from spoiling the festive mood of people.


Dozens of police personnel will be manning 16 check points in different parts of the city. These check points will be placed in front of Telibandha Police Statin, Telibandha Pond, Swarn Jayanti Tiraha, Pujari Park, Tikrapara Police Station, Azaad Chowk Police Station, Shastri Chowk, Saraswati Nagar Police Station, Bharat Mata School, Jail Emporium, Khamtarai Police Station, Shankar Nagar IG Office, VIP Turning, Mowa Police Station and Chhattisgarh Club Chowk. Cranes will be available at 7 check points.


Programme organizers have been requested not to allow the revellers park their vehicles on the road, which may hinder the traffic whereas motorists have been appealed to carry their license, registration certificates and other necessary documents with them. Entry of Heavy vehicles on the New Year’s night will be banned till 3 am. Plying of heavy vehicles will only allowed between 3 am to 5 am. Transporters are urged to follow the rules or use the ring road no-1, 2 and 3.