CTP to take strict action on wrong parking during Ramazan
RAWALPINDI—The City Traffic Police (CTP) have put a ban on double parking on city roads and decided to take strict action against the violators during Ramzan.
According to Acting Chief Traffic Officer (CTO) Rawalpindi Iftikhar ul Haq, the double parking and wrong parking on city roads and commercial areas create obstructions in smooth flow of traffic.
He said that the vehicles in double parking and wrong parking on city roads would be impounded and tickets would also be issued. The CTO has appealed to the citizens to cooperate with the traffic police to ensure smooth traffic flow on roads. He advised the motorists to park their vehicles in single line and in proper way.
He said, special traffic arrangements had also been made for Ramazan bazaars set up in Rawalpindi district and efforts were being made to facilitate the road users particularly during Ramazan.
Parking of vehicles near mosques, imam bargahs and other religious places was not allowed and double parking in any part of the city was also prohibited, he added.
In order to provide relief to the citizens, strict action against transporters charging exorbitant fares from the passengers had also been ordered, he said.—APP