Jammu: Public notice about traffic restriction due to Shoba Yatra today


JAMMU: On the eve of Shri Krishan Janamashatami falling on 3rd September, Shoba Yatra is being taken out through the below mentioned routes today as per past practice at 3.00 PM onwards. The general public is hereby informed that there will be some traffic restrictions/ no entry for the vehicles in and around the following areas and during the Shoba Yatra.

People are advised to take alternate routes in order to avoid any inconvenience.


“Geeta Bhawan Parade – Shalamar Road -Indira Chowk- Ranbir Market -Hari Market-Main Gate of Shri Raghunath Ji TempleRaghunath Mandir Chowk-Veer Marg -Shahidi Chowk-Rajinder Bazar-Kanak Mandi-City Chowk-Old Hospital Road – Purani Mandi – Link Road- Jain Bazar-Chowk Chabutra- Upper BazarPanjthrithi-Mubarak Mandi-Chowk Chabutra- Pacca Danga – Moti Bazar -Raj Tilak Road – Purni Mandi Chowk- City Chowk – Raghu Nath Bazar and will culminate at Shri Raghu NathJi Temple.”


1. Indira Chowk/Hari Market crossing towards MandirChowk.

2. Dennis Gate towards MandirChowk.  Shahidi Chowk towards Residency Road.

3. DC Office towards Shahidi Chowk.

4.  Sunder Singh Gurudwara road towards Mandir Chowk.

5. Shalamar road towards City Chowk.

6. Parade crossing towards Raj Tilak Road.

7. KanakMandi Road towards City Chowk.

8. Pacca Danga Post Office towards Moti Bazaar and Chowk Chabutra.

9. Rani Park towards Moti Bazaar.

10 Panjtirthi towards Dhounthli Bazar and Mubarak Mandi.

11. Pir Mitha Dhaki Sarajan towards Purani Mandi and Jain Bazar.

In addition to the above Shoba Yatra to be taken out in City Jammu, simultaneously there will two more Shoba Yatras, one will start from Durga Mindir Rampura & Shri Radha Krishan Mandir Rani Talab Digiana which will pass through the interior of Gandhi Nagar -Shastri Nagar and Nai Basti areas etc. starting on 01.09.2018 at 3:00 P.M. and another from Radha Krishan Mandir New Plot to Tali Morh-Sarwal Colony on 03.09.2018 at 4:00 PM.

There shall be some traffic restrictions on the above mentioned routes from time to time keeping in view of traffic pressure.

The public in general is requested to cooperate with the traffic Police and to avoid movement on the routes mentioned above during the Shoba Yatras and plan their travel accordingly.

Inconvenience to General Public is regretted.

However, toknow the exact location and movement of the Shoba Yatra and for any traffic related assistance , Traffic Control Unit (TCU) Jammu may please be contacted on following numbers:- 1. 0191-2459048. 2. 94191-47732.

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