Karachi: On the Night of 31st December 2014 people will celebrate new year 2015 and will rush towards Clifton, Bagh-e-Ibn-e-Qasim and Sea View. Public and residents of DHA are suggested to use below mentioned routes and diversions to reach their destinations.
1. All the vehicular traffic coming from Akhtar Colony via Express Way and Korangi area will not be allowed to move towards Khayaban-e-Ittehad (Sea View) but will be diverted on main Korangi Road, Shara-e-Faisal, Regent Chowk, Club Chowk, Hoshing Chowk, 3 Sword, 2 Sword, Sh: Iran, Clifton Helipad, 26th Street right turn towards Mc Donald Sea View, Village Restaurant, Kh: Ittehad to their destination (The residents will be allowed to enter in DHA area after checking their I.D. Cards.
2. No vehicular Traffic would be allowed to move towards Submarine Chowrangi from Mai Kolachi Road and will be closed after 09:00 pm from KPT Bridge near American Consulate. However traffic will be allowed to move from Boat Basin towards Jinnah Bridge.
3. Road will be completely closed for traffic from Boat Basin Chowrangi to Bilawal Chowrangi. Likewise road will be completely closed for traffic from Bilawal Chowrangi to Helipad.
4. All heavy traffic coming from Maripur Road will be allowed to move towards Mai Kolachi road and will be diverted from Jinnah Bridge to reach to their destination via Hub River Road and Shara-e-Pakistan. Small traffic will be allowed from Jinnah Bridge towards M.T. Khan Road , PIDC , Club Chowk , Avari and onwards Shara-e-Faisal.
5. All heavy traffic coming from Korangi Industrial Area will be diverted towards National High way to proceed Northern Bypass and onwards.
6. Roads will be completely closed for traffic from Sunset Boulevard towards Punjab Chowrangi and while other track towards Korangi road will remain open. Road from Defence Light Signal towards Street No. 2 Light Signal will be closed as well.
No parking will be allowed in main Shara-e-Faisal, Abdullah Haroon Road, Dr. Ziauddin Ahmed Road, Mai Kolachi Road, Korangi Road, M.T. Khan Road etc.
The use of vehicles or motorcycles without / broken silencer is strictly prohibited any one found using, it will be handed over to Local Police for legal action.
The drivers from North Nazimabad, Gulberg, Liaquatabad, Gulshan Iqbal, , New Karachi towards DHA should use M.A. Jinnah Road, Garden Road, Zaib un Nisa Street Avari Light signal, Club Chowk, Hoshing Chowk, 3 Sword, , 2 Sword, Sh: Iran, Clifton Helipad, 26th Street right turn towards Mc Donald, Sea View, Village Restaurant, Kh: Ittehad to their destination.
The drivers coming from Gadap, Bin Qasim, Landhi, Korangi, Shah Faisal, Jamshed and Saddar towards DHA should use main Shara-e-Faisal Club Chowk, Hoshing Chowk, 3 Sword, 2 Sword, Sh: Iran, Clifton Helipad, 26th Street right turn towards Mc Donald Sea View, Village Restaurant, Kh: Ittehad to their destination.
The residents of DHA residing in phase –V, Vi, VII can access to Phase –VIII by reaching the intersections vice versa which will be kept open 26th Street-Ittehad, Saba Avenue- Ittehad, Shaheen Light Signal-Ittehad, Shujaat Light Signal-Ittehad and Bahria intersection-Ittehad.