VIJAYAWADA: In a bid to facilitate free movement of devotees visiting Gunadala to participate in Gunadala Mary Matha fete from February 9 to 11, the city police have diverted traffic at various places. Expecting several thousands of people to visit the holy shrine and offer prayers, they have designated various places as parking spaces.
➤ All the vehicles proceeding towards Eluru Road and Chuttugunta from Ramavarappadu Ring have been diverted at ESI hospital and will be allowed through post office - panchayat office - Gangireddu Dibba - Machavaram Police Station - Amma Kalyana Mandapam - Sunnapubhattila Centre - Siddhartha Junction - Pushpa Hotel Centre.
➤ Vehicles from Food Junction on BRTS Road proceeding towards Ramavarappadu will be diverted at ASR Bridge toward Chuttugunta and from there to Nice Bar Junction Route.
➤ Special Buses for the three-day fete will be allowed till temporary RTC bus terminal at Padavala Revu.
➤ For two wheelers from Chuttugunta direction, Padavala Revu will be the parking place.
➤ Two wheelers from Ramavarappadu and Loyola College have to be parked at open place near Gunadala Centre.
➤ Heavy vehicles from Eluru going towards Hyderabad have to take Gundugolanu - Devarapalli - Hyderabad route. Those coming from Hyderabad towards Eluru have to take Suryapet - Jangareddygudem - Eluru route.
➤ Special Buses from Ramavarappadu will be allowed till Gunadala centre.
➤ Vehicles proceeding towards Ramavarappadu from Chuttugunta centre will have to take the route of Nice Bar Junction - Madhu Chowk - Siddhartha Junction - Amma Kalyana Mandapam - Ramesh Hospital - Executive Club Junction.
➤ Heavy vehicles from Guntur will not be allowed in the city.
➤ Traffic diversions will come into effect from 6 p.m. on February 8 and will continue till 12 noon on February 12.