Security plan: Sharea Faisal, other roads to stay shut for two hours today

Our Correspondent
Tuesday, Apr 23, 2024

KARACHI: Due to security reasons, the Karachi Traffic Police late on Monday night changed their traffic diversion plan, and according to which both sides of Sharea Faisal will remain closed from 3pm to 5pm.

The diversion plan was unveiled ahead of the arrival of the Iranian president in the city. Officials said Sharea Faisal from the Karachi airport to the PIDC will be closed to traffic for two hours, besides Sharea Quaideen and Dr Ziauddin Road, on April 23 from 3pm to 5pm due to security reasons.

Moreover, both tracks of MA Jinnah Road will also be closed from Gurumandir to Garden Chowk. Officials said the citizens should take alternative routes. Shahrah Faisal’s both tracks will be closed for traffic from the airport to the PIDC, Dr Ziauddin Ahmed Road (Ziauddin Bridge/Lily Bridge) from Lily Bridge’s traffic light signal to Shaheen Complex, Khajoor Chowk.

Both tracks of Sharea Quaideen from Guru Mandir to Sharea Faisal will be shut for traffic. Moreover, both tracks of MA Jinnah Road from Guru Mandir to Garden Chowk will be completely closed for traffic.