Traffic restrictions on December 31

In order to regulate large crowd on New Year’s eve, traffic curbs will be enforced on MG Road, Brigade Road, Church Street, St Mark’s Road, Rest House Road and Residency Road.

There will be no entry for vehicles except police vehicles and vehicles of essential services on duty, from any direction, from 8 pm on December 31 to 1 am on January 1, 2012 on the following roads:

* MG Road: From Anil Kumble junction upto the Residency Road junction near Mayo Hall.
* Brigade Road: From Cauvery Emporium junction upto Opera Junction.
* Church Street: From Church Street junction on Brigade Road upto Museum Road junction.
n Museum Road: From Museum Road junction upto Old Madras Bank Road junction.
* Rest House Road: From Rest Road junction on Museum Road upto Brigade Road junction.
n Kamaraj Road: From Cauvery Emporium junction to Cubbon Road junction.
* Residency Cross Road: From Residency Cross Road to M G Road Symphony Theatre junction.

On the following stretches, vehicular parking, except police vehicles and vehicles of essential services on duty, will be prohibited from 4 pm on December 31 to 3 am on January 1, 2012.

* MG Road: From Anil Kumble junction upto Trinity Circle.
* Brigade Road: From Arts and Crafts junction upto Opera junction.
* Church Street: From Church Street junction upto St Mark’s Road junction.
* Rest House Road: From Rest House Road junction on Brigade Road upto Museum Road junction.
* Museum Road: From Museum Road junction on MG Road upto Old Madras Bank Road junction.
 
Vehicles from Queen’s Statue junction on MG Road proceeding towards Halasuru should take left turns at Anil Kumble Circle and B R V junction and then turn right to join Cubbon Road and MG Road near Webb’s junction after 8:00 pm on December 31.

* Vehicles proceeding towards Cantonment from Halasuru should take a right turn near Trinity Circle and then enter Halasuru Road later take a left turn on Dickenson Road and proceed towards Cubbon Road.

* Parking of vehicle is allowed on both sides of Kamaraj Road.
* Parking is allowed inside Cubbon Park on Kings Road.
* Public can also park their vehicles at Shivajinagar Bus Stand area.
* Magarath Road has been closed from Garuda Mall towards  Brigade Road due to BBMP work.  

Thus, to reach Brigade Road drivers should take a right turn at  Commissariate Road and move on towards Markham Road.
n Pedestrians should proceed only by walk on Brigade Road from MG Road junction to Opera junction.

However, walking on the opposite direction is prohibited.

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