In view of the four-day Shravan mela beginning in Ayodhya from Friday midnight, the route of heavy vehicles plying on the Lucknow-Gorakhpur highway has been diverted from August 18 midnight until August 22 midnight.
Giving this info, reserve inspector, Nationwide Highway Authority of India, Gyanendra Kumar mentioned in view of giant crowd more likely to carry out ‘Jalabhishek’ throughout the honest, heavy visitors at Ayodhya highway had been diverted. Officers of Sant Kabir Nagar district confirmed that plying of heavy vehicles from Sant Kabir Nagar to Ayodhya 4 lane highway would stay until August 22.
They mentioned heavy visitors from Gorakhpur to Lucknow can be diverted from Badeban and Polytechnic crossing in the direction of Dumariyaganj. Nevertheless emergency providers and items carrying vehicles would proceed to ply. Buses and different heavy vehicles from Gorakhpur aspect to Lucknow would run by Dhankata, Kalwari and Tanda to succeed in Lucknow. Equally buses from Lucknow to Gorakhpur would run through Nawabganj and Colonelganj.
Inspector, Ayodhya Kotwali, Manoj Sharma additionally confirmed that the visitors in the direction of Lucknow to Gorakhpur and adjoining districts through Ayodhya had been diverted from Barabanki border as devotees from varied districts of jap Uttar Pradesh have been reaching Ayodhya to participate in Shravan mela.