Thiruvananathapuram : Traffic restrictions will be in place in the city from 1 pm to 8 pm, on Friday in connection with President Ramnath Kovind’s visit. Traffic and parking will be restricted along the airport, Shanghumukham, All Saints, Chaka Bypass, Venpalavattom, Akkulam, Kuzhivila, Mukkolakkal, Attinkuzhi, Technopark, Kazhakkuttam, Vetturoad,PAllipuram and Mangalapuram from 1 am to 6 pm.
Along the stretch through Pettah, Pattoor, General Hospital, Asan Square, Martyrs Column, R.R Lqaqmp, Museum, Vellayambalam, and Vazhuthacaud, traffic restrictions will be there in place from 4 pm to 8 pm.
The heavy vehicles coming along the NH should take the diversion from Moonnumukku in Attingal and head towards Elamba Venjaramoodu route from 1 Pm onwards. Rest of the vehicles need to take the Pothencode-Kattayikonam-Sreekaryam route.
On Saturday, traffic and parking restrictions will be in place along the Rajbhavan, Vellayambalam, Museum, R.R Lamp, Palayam, VJT Hall, Asan Square, General Hospital, Pattoor, Nalumukku, Pettah, Chakka, All Saints, Shanghumukham route from 7 am to 11 am.
No parking will be allowed along the Kowdiar, Vellayambalam, Museum, R.R Lamp, Palayam, VJT Hall, Asan Square, General Hospital, Pattoor, Nalumukku, Pettah, Chaka road and the Airport Chaka road and the Kazhakkuttam- Kovalam bypass road.
Those heading to the domestic airport need to avoid the Kazhakuttam-kovalam bypass route and take the Mangalapuram-Murukkumpuzha –Menamkulam-Thumba-Veli-Madhavapuram-All saints route.