Uttar Pradesh Traffic Police has listed inter-State traffic division routes for the upcoming Kartik Mela and Parikrama.
For Kosi Parikrama, in the Basti district of the State, a route diversion has been announced from Ayodhya to Basti from November 20, 10 pm to November 22, 1 pm.
Huge crowds are expected in Ayodhya regarding 14 Kosi Parikrama and Kartik Purnima Snan Mela. Every year, a large number of devotees come to the rally, and so the Uttar Pradesh traffic police listed diversion routes and designated specific parking spaces to avoid crowds.
According to the advisory, entry of all types of vehicles from Devkali Bypass towards Darshan Nagar will be restricted. Entry of all types of vehicles will be restricted from the Agrasen intersection towards Ramnagar Tiraha. All types of vehicles will be restricted from Maqbara Tiraha towards Ramnagar Tiraha. Entry of all types of vehicles from Saahadganj Booth Number 1 towards Sahadatganj Hanumangarhi and roadways will be restricted. Entry of all types of vehicles from the Gudri intersection towards Dhara Road and from Gupta Hotel Tiraha towards the gas warehouse will also be restricted.
In addition, specific parking slots have been designated by the traffic police for devotees.
The State Government has ensured all safety measures, including health services, for all the devotees expected in Ayodhya on the occasion of Kartik Snan Mela and 14 Kosi Parikrama.
The Health Department has reserved beds in three major hospitals in the district, with 20 beds each in the Medical College and District Hospital and ten beds in Shri Ram Hospital, to provide health services to the devotees coming to the Kartik Mela.
Additionally, temporary medical camps will be set up at 15 locations. Dr Rammani Shukla, the fair in-charge, mentioned that temporary medical camps have been established at Control Room, Hanuman Garhi, Railway Station, Kanak Bhavan, Ram Janmabhoomi, Ram Ki Paidi, Nageshwar Nath, Pakka Ghat, Karsewakpuram, Hanuman Gufa, Saket Petrol Pump, Jhunki Ghat, International Bus Stand, Dashrath Mahal and Bandha Tiraha.
An eight-bed temporary medical camp is also being set up at Pakka Ghat, said the statement. To deal with cases of accidents, ambulances will be present at 10 locations in the fair area at all times.
These ambulances will be stationed at Pakka Ghat, Bandha Tiraha, Control Room, Saket Petrol Pump, Nageshwar Nath, Hanuman Garhi, Kanak Bhavan, Ram Janmabhoomi, Ayodhya Dham Railway Station, and Booth Number 4.
(with inputs from ANI)