Traffic Mobility Plan

Expecting massive rush of tourists and pilgrims to Puri during the Cart Festival, Puri Police has made extensive arrangements for mobility of traffic during the most important days.

Separate mobility plans will be in force on the different days of the festival period. These plans are made taking into account the expected traffic intensity on different days/ events.

The arrangement is made assuming the completion of four laning of Samjajpur Level Crossing. In case four laning of Samjajpur Level Crossing on NH 203 is not completed in time, the plans will be the same as being detailed hereunder, except that the Exit Route for all categories of vehicles ( except two- wheelers) will be via Grid Station- Balighai- Gop- Nimapara- Pipili- to NH 203.

During Nabajauban Darshan and Car Festival (17 to 19.07.2015)

Inter - State Tourist Buses, Reserve Buses

Coming on NH-203 (17 to 31.07.15)

  • During this period all the Inter-State Tourist Buses, Tourist Buses within the State and Reserve Buses coming on NH-203 towards Puri will stop at Malatipatpur New Bus Stand and park there. Their return route will be via Satyabadi, Pipili, and Uttara on NH-203.
  • Once Malatipatapur parking is filled up, the above category buses will be diverted to Nagapatna Parking via ROB.

Coming from Konark side (16 to 31.7.15)

  • The Reserve tourist buses coming from Konark side will be stoped at Nagapatana crossing and parked in Nagapatana parking place close to Nagapatana Chhak. Once Malatipatapur parking is filled up, the above category buses will be diverted to Nagapatna parking via ROB.
  • During their return the vehicles parked at Nagapatana may have the option either to go BBSR via Samaghara and Biraharekrushnapur or can go via Balighai and Gop.
  • No vehicle will be allowed to enter ROB from Toshali side.

During Nabajauban Darshan and Car Festival (17 to 19.07.2015)

Regular Passenger Buses

Coming from Bhubaneswar side (17 to 31.7.15)

  • From 17.07.2015 morning the local passenger carrying Buses/Canters/City/D.T.S and OSRTC buses will not be allowed to come to Municipality Bus Stand. All regular passenger carrying buses coming on NH-203 will be allowed to Talabania Temporary Bus Stand via Malatipatapur ROB, Toshali Sands and Grid Station Chhak.
  • Return route plan: Talabania Temporary Bus Stand, Central School Chhak, Bhudan Chhak, Grid Station Chhak, Balighat, Gopalpur, Samangara, Biraharekrushnapur NH-203 to their respective destinations.
  • NB: All passenger carrying regular buses must carry the passes issued to them for Nabakalebar Car Festival-2015 or else they will not be allowed beyond Nagapatna.

Coming from Brahmagiri side (17 to 31.7.15)

  • The regular passenger buses coming from Brahmagiri side will ply up to Mangalaghat Flourish India parking place and make to and fro trips from that parking place to Brahamgiri.
  • If the the parking place at Flourish India is filled up, these vehicles will be stopped at Girala Chhak and parked by the side of road leading to Samuka Project.

Coming from Konark side (17 to 31.7.15)

  • The regular passenger carrying buses coming from Konark side will be diverted to Talabania parking place via Grid Station Crossing and will return in the same route.

During Nabajauban Darshan and Car Festival (17 to 19.07.2015)

Town Buses & City Buses

Shuttle Services (17 to 19.07.15)

  • On the Major Festive Days, only 10 town buses and 10 city buses will only be allowed to move from Malatipatapur bus stand up to Charinala toll gate carrying passengers for shuttle services.
  • 5 town buses and 5 city buses will be allowed for shuttle services from Nagapatana parking place up to the petrol pump near Grid station chhak.
  • 3 town and 3 city buses will be allowed to make to and fro journeys from Urban Hat to Hans coco palm carrying passengers via Youth hostel chhaka, Netaji chhaka, Acharya Harihar chhak and Gourang chhak.
  • All these vehicles can ply depending on the crowd pressure. The Supervising officer of that area will take the decision in this regard and keep the Traffic control room informed of the developments.

During Nabajauban Darshan and Car Festival (17 to 19.07.2015)

Light Vehicles

Including auto rickshaws - Inflow and Outflow from Bhubaneswar side (17 to 19.7.15)

  • The light vehicles coming to Puri on NH-203 will be diverted from Malatipatapur ROB to Grid Station via Nilachal link and then to Sanskrit University parking via Bhudan Chhak, Talabania, Indoor Stadium and ITI Chhak.
  • When the Sanskrit University parking will be filled up, the light vehicles will park in the ITI parking place followed by the parking places at Helipad, Indoor Stadium, Bhudan Chhaka and finally in front of Kumbharapada OP. If the vehicle inflow will be still quite high, they will be diverted to the light vehicle parking place at Baliguali.
  • All the light vehicles will return from their respective parking places via Grid Station Chhaka and Balighat, Gopalapur, Samangara, Biraharekrushnapur Villages to NH-203 (Puri-Bhubaneswar).
  • The light vehicles from Baliguali parking place will avail the return route via Nagapatna Chhak- Samangara- Biraharekrushnapur- NH 203.
  • In case of congestion on NH 203, all the light vehicles will be diverted from Grid Station Chhak via Balighai- Nagapur – Gop – Nimapara - Pipili.
  • Auto Rickshaws will be preferably parked at Helipad Parking.

Including auto rickshaws - Inflow and Outflow from Konark side: (17 to 19.7.15)

  • The route for light vehicles coming from Konark side will be the same. When the vehicles reach Toshali sands crossing on Marine drive road, they will be allowed to the parking place from Sanskrit University parking up to the parking place in front of Kumbharapada OP on first come first serve method.
  • They will return to Konark via Grid Station Chhak, Baliguali, Nagapatana and Toshali Sands on Puri-Konark Marine Drive Road.

Non Pass Holders Inflow and Outflow from Bramhagiri side:

  • The light vehicles coming from Brahmagiri side to Puri will be diverted from Mangalaghat Chhak to the Flourish India parking place close to Mangalaghat Chhak.
  • When this parking place will filled up the light vehicles will be diverted to Samanga Parking place
  • Same route for return.

Pass Holders - Inflow and Outflow (17 to 19.07.15):

  • The light vehicles having car passes coming on NH 203 will be allowed to enter Puri Town via Biraharekrushnapur - Charinala - Atharnala - Hospital Crossing - Netaji Chhaka, Harihar Chhak in Sea beach Road up to Hans Cocopalm - Lokanath Road. They will proceed for parking around Lokanath Temple (Chhappan Chhak) and Hatisala Chhak.
  • When these parking places will be filled up, the vehicles having Car Passes will park at Yatrika and thereafter at Nilachala Ashok Parking, Zilla School Parking via Urban Hat. After filling of Zilla School Parking, the vehicles will be diverted to SCS College Parking via Sadar PS.
  • In case of congestion at Hospital Crossing, the above vehicles will be diverted from Malatipatpur via ROB to enter Puri Town via Grid Station Chhak- Bhudan Chhak- Talabania- ITI Chhak- CT Road to the parking places meant for Pass Holders.
  • Only the escorted vehicles will be allowed to Gadadhara High School parking place.
  • Only the vehicles of the Hon’ble Governor, Hon’ble C.M., and Hon’ble Chief Justice, High Court will be allowed beyond Gadhadhara High School upto Gandua Choura.
  • The car pass vehicles will return from the VIP Parking through Brushab Chhaka, Lokanath Road, Hans Cocopalm, Digabareni Chhaka, Harihar Chhaka, Netaji Chhaka, Youth Hostel Chhaka, Chakratirtha (CT) Road, ITI Chhaka, Central School Chhak, Bhudan Chhaka, Grid Station Chhaka, Balighat Chhak, Gopalpur Chhak, Samangara and Biraharekrushnapur Villages to NH-203.
  • The vehicles having car passes and VIP vehicles parked at Gadhadhara High School, in front of old Baselisahi PS, Chhappan Chhak and around Lokanath Temple can also return to NH-203 from parking places via Sankareswar, Ginari Banta Ashram, Omkareswar Temple, new Puri By Pass at Mangalaghat.

During Nabajauban Darshan and Car Festival (17 to 19.07.2015)

Two Wheelers

Coming from Bhubaneswar side - Inflow & Outflow: (17.07.15 to 19.07.15)

  • The two wheelers coming on NH-203 will be diverted from Batagoan crossing to the newly constructed Puri Bypass (on N.H. 203 of which one Lane is completed) up to Mangalghat Crossing. Then all the two wheelers will be diverted to Jagannath Ballabha parking place through the Exit Gate via Masanichandi Chhak, Gokhasahi Chhak, Devigada Chhaka,Narendra tank, Biseswari Chhak and in the side of Narendra Tank.
  • If this parking place is filled up, all the two wheelers will be allowed to park in Masanichandi parking place.
  • If this parking place is filled up, then the two wheelers coming on NH-203 will park on one side of the newly constructed morum Lane of N.H. - 203 from Mangalaghat towards Biraharekrushnapur Bazar and at Samanga parking place.
  • All the two wheelers coming in NH-203 will return on the same route.
  • In case the parking places get filled up, these two wheelers will be diverted to Vidhan Sabha Guest House Parking and Sri Jagannath Stadium Parking via ROB- Grid Station- ITI Chhak.
  • The two wheelers moving inside town will park at Nilachal Ashoka Parking place on VIP Road. In no case will these two wheelers be allowed beyond Subhash Bose crossing.
  • Two wheelers approaching Atharnala will park at the parking place in front of Toll Gate near Charinala.

Coming from Bramhagiri side - Inflow & Outflow: (17 to 19.07.15)

  • The two wheelers coming from Brahmagiri side will park at Jagannath Vallabh parking place, Masanichandi parking place and Samanga parking place as per availability. During return they will avail the same route.

Coming from Konark side Inflow & Outflow: (17 to 19.07.15)

  • The two wheelers coming from Konark side will be allowed up to the two wheeler parking places located in front of Bidhana Sabha Guest House Parking near Penthakata Bazar via Nagapatana, Baliguali, Grid Station, Bhudan, Talabania Indoor Stadium and ITI Crossing.
  • When the parking place in front of Bidhan Sabha Guest House is filled up, the vehicles will be parked at Shri Jagannath Open Stadium at Penthakata.
  • These two wheelers will return in the same route or may go to Konark side via Grid Station and Balighai Chhak. But no vehicle will be allowed to avail ROB road from Tosali Chhak.

During Nabajauban Darshan and Car Festival (17 to 19.07.2015)

Auto Rickshaw

Inside the Town - (17 to 19.07.15)

  • Auto Rickshaws and Rickshaws will only be allowed to come from Talabania Parking Place with passengers up to the Railway Station via Helipad, Sadar Block Office, Odisha Bakery Chhak, Water Works Road and Ram Mandir Chhak. They will return from Railway Station via Ram Mandir, Srikhetra Colony Road and Helipad up to Talabania.
  • No Auto Rickshaw or Rickshaw will be allowed to ply/park on the Grand Road and in any Lanes, Roads and Bylanes connecting the Grand Road. Auto Rickshaws are strictly advised not to touch Grand Road, both side parallel roads to Grand Road and all the Bylanes leading to Grand Road.
  • Battery propelled Auto riskshaw carrying disables are to be allowed to go up to Gopalswamy Chhak and will return via Ram Mandir, Srikhetra Colony Road and Helipad up to Talabania.
  • The Auto Rickshaws will not proceed beyond Garuda Chhaka towards Red Cross Road, Banambara Chhaka on Old Nabakalebar Road, back side of Bus Stand and Ashutosh Math Chhaka. Further, they will not be allowed to ply in the bylanes connecting Grand Road in between Hospital Crossing to Nrusingh Temple Chhaka.

During Nabajauban Darshan and Car Festival (17 to 19.07.2015)

Vehicles On Duty

From 17.07.15 to 19.07.15

  • No vehicle on duty will be allowed to remain on Grand Road after 7 AM excluding the following.
  • Only Ambulance, Fire brigade and the vehicles on emergency duty can be allowed to ply up to Town PS depending upon the crowd pressure.
  • Excepting the Fire brigade, no vehicle will be allowed to be parked at Information Centre on Grand Road near the Chariots.
  • From the time of Chhera Panhara, no vehicle including the vehicles on duty in respect of Temple Administration and Sevayats will remain on Grand Road.
  • The Traffic personnel on duty will instruct the drivers of these vehicles on duty not to leave the vehicle for ready removal, in case of necessity.
  • Vehicles having duty passes intending to come to Grand Road will be allowed to park inside Jagnnath Ballav keeping Grand Road free for pedestrians.
  • No vehicles on duty except ambulance will be allowed beyond old Baselisahi PS.

Nabami and Bahuda (25 to 26.07.2015)

Inter - State Tourist Buses, Reserve Buses

From 25.07.2015 6.00 am to 26.07.2015

  • There is no change of mobility plan for this type of vehicles. It will be the same throughout for the period from 17.07.2015 till 31.07.2015.

Nabami and Bahuda (25 to 26.07.2015)

Regular Passenger Buses

From 25.07.2015 6.00 am to 26.07.2015

  • There is no change of mobility plan for this type of vehicles. It will be the same throughout the period from 17.07.2015 till 31.07.2015.

Nabami and Bahuda (25 to 26.07.2015)

Town Buses & city buses

From 25.07.2015 6.00 am to 26.07.2015

  • Mobility plan for this type of vehicles will be same as for the period from 17.07.2015 to 19.07.2015.

Nabami and Bahuda (25 to 26.07.2015)

Light Vehicles

Pass Holders - Inflow and Outflow (25.07.2015 6.00 am to 26.07.2015)

  • The light vehicles having car passes coming on NH 203 will be allowed to enter Puri town via Biraharekrushnapur - Charinala - Atharnala - Hospital Crossing - Gopalswami Chhak - Zilla School parking place. When the Zilla school parking is filled up, these vehicles will be diverted to SCS College Parking/ Nilachal Ashok Parking.
  • In case of congestion at Hospital Crossing, the above vehicles will be diverted from Malatipatpur via ROB to enter Puri Town via Grid Station Chhak - Bhudan Chhak - Talabania - ITI Chhak - CT Road to the parking places meant for Pass Holders.
  • Only the escorted vehicles will be allowed upto the VIP parking place in front of Abakash till Pahandi.
  • Return route for all above vehicles will be via VIP Road- Netaji Subhash Bose Chak - CT Road - ITI Chak- Central School - Grid Station - Gopalpur - Biraharekrushnapur - NH 203

Nabami and Bahuda (25 to 26.07.2015)

Two Wheelers

Coming from Bhubaneswar/ Brahmagiri/ Konark sides - Inflow & Outflow: (25.07.2015 from 6.00 am to 26.07.2015)

  • Mobility plan for this type of vehicles will be same as for the period from 17.07.2015 to 19.07.2015.

Nabami and Bahuda (25 to 26.07.2015)

Auto Rickshaw

Inside the Town - 25.07.2015 from 6.00 am to 26.07.2015

  • Mobility plan for this type of vehicles will be same as for the period from 17.07.2015 to 19.07.2015.

Nabami and Bahuda (25 to 26.07.2015)

Vehicles On Duty

From 25.07.2015 6.00 am to 26.07.2015

  • Mobility plan for this type of vehicles will be same as for the period from 17.07.2015 to 19.07.2015.

NB: The Sevayats will park their vehicles and two wheelers inside Hati Sala near Shri Gundicha Temple during the period from 19.07.2015 to 26.07.2015. Vehicles carrying fire wood and materials for Bhoga will ply up to Shri Gundicha Temple. They should not be detained enroute to avoid delay in nities and confrontation

Sunabesa (27 to 28.07.2015)

Inter - State Tourist Buses, Reserve Buses

27.07.15 & 28.07.15:

  • There is no change of mobility plan for this type of vehicles. It will be the same throughout for the period from 17.07.2015 till 31.07.2015.

Sunabesa (27 to 28.07.2015)

Regular Passenger Buses

27.07.15 & 28.07.15:

  • There is no change of mobility plan for this type of vehicles. It will be the same throughout the period from 17.07.2015 till 31.07.2015.

Sunabesa (27 to 28.07.2015)

Town Buses & city buses

27.07.15 & 28.07.15

  • Mobility plan for this type of vehicles will be same as for the period from 17.07.2015 to 19.07.2015.

Sunabesa (27 to 28.07.2015)

Light Vehicles

Pass Holders - Inflow and Outflow (27.07.15 & 28.07.15):

  • Mobility Plan for this type of vehicles will be same as for the period from 17.07.2015 to 19.07.2015.

Sunabesa (27 to 28.07.2015)

Two Wheelers

Coming from Bhubaneswar/ Brahmagiri/ Konark sides- Inflow & Outflow: (27.07.15 & 28.07.15)

  • Mobility plan for this type of vehicles will be same as for the period from 17.07.2015 to 19.07.2015.

Sunabesa (27 to 28.07.2015)

Auto Rickshaw

Inside the Town - 27.07.15 & 28.07.15

  • Mobility plan for this type of vehicles will be same as for the period from 17.07.2015 to 19.07.2015.

Sunabesa (27 to 28.07.2015)

Vehicles On Duty

27.07.15 & 28.07.15:

  • Mobility plan for this type of vehicles will be same as for the period from 17.07.2015 to 19.07.2015.

Traffic Regulation (19 to 24.07.2015 & 28 to 31.07.2015)

Inter - State Tourist Buses, Reserve Buses
  • There is no change of mobility plan for this type of vehicles. It will be the same throughout for the period from 17.07.2015 till 31.07.2015.

Traffic Regulation (19 to 24.07.2015 & 28 to 31.07.2015)

Regular Passenger Buses
  • There is no change of mobility plan for this type of vehicles. It will be the same throughout the period from 17.07.2015 till 31.07.2015.

Traffic Regulation (19 to 24.07.2015 & 28 to 31.07.2015)

Town Buses & city buses

From 19 to 24.07.2015 & 28 to 31.07.2015

  • Shuttle Buses will ply as per the arrangements made for dates from 17.07.15 to 19.07.15.
  • Town buses & city buses can ply from Hospital Chhaka up to Marichikote via Market Crossing and if there will be a heavy flow of traffic they can ply from Balagandi. Town buses & city buses can also ply from Talabania up to Pourasadana Crossing via C.T. Road, Netaji Crossing and Harihar Chhak and return via Gopalswamy Chhak, Ghodabazar and Water works Road.

Traffic Regulation (19 to 24.07.2015 & 28 to 31.07.2015)

Light Vehicles

From 19 to 24.07.2015 & 28 to 31.07.2015

  • All the light vehicles coming from Bhubaneswar side will park at Jagannath Balava parking place via Malatipatpur, Biraharekrushnapur, Atharnala, Harijan Sahi Chhak, Jatiababa Chhak, through Exit Gate- I of the parking. During return, they will take NH 203 via Exit Gate-II, Devighat, Masanichandi, Mangalaghat-NH 203.
  • The light vehicles from Brahmagiri side will park at Jagannath Ballabh via Mangalaghat, Jatia Babaji Chhak through Exit Gate-I. During return they will avail the same route.
  • The light vehicles from Konark side will park at Zilla School via Grid station - Talabania - ITI Chhak- CT Road- Urban Haat. During return they will avail the same route.
  • Light Vehicles having Car Pass will be allowed to park on Grand Road in between Badasankha and Hospital Crossing. During return they will avail the same route.
  • Once Jagannath Ballav parking place is filled up, all these vehicles will be diverted from Malatipatpur via ROB to Talabania and then to Zilla School Parking through ITI Chhak, CT Road and Urban Hat. After filling of the Zilla School parking place, the vehicles will be diverted to SCS College parking place via Sadar PS.
  • All the vehicles of Shri Jagannath Temple Administration carrying Sevayats will be allowed to move freely on Grand Road from Lion’s Gate towards Shri Gundicha Temple. Restrictions will only be imposed on these vehicles having duty pass depending upon crowd pressure on Grand Road.

Traffic Regulation (19 to 24.07.2015 & 28 to 31.07.2015)

Heavy Vehicles

From 19 to 24.07.2015 & 28 to 31.07.2015

  • Essential heavy vehicles intending to come to Puri Town will be allowed only between 12.00 midnight to 6.00 am

Traffic Regulation (19 to 24.07.2015 & 28 to 31.07.2015)

Two Wheelers

From 19 to 24.07.2015 & 28 to 31.07.2015

  • Two wheelers coming from Bhubaneswar side will park on Grand Road in between Hospital Crossing towards Lion’s gate on the eastern flank via Malatipatpur, Biraharekrushnapur, Atharnala, Kumbharpada PS and Hospital Crossing. During return, they will take NH 203 via Market Chak, Narendra Kona, Jatiababaji Chhak, Mangalaghat.
  • The two wheelers from Brahmagiri side will park on Grand Road via Jatia Babaji Chhak, Narendra Kona, Market Chhak. During return they will avail the same route.
  • The two wheelers from Konark side will park at Zilla School via Grid station - Talabania - ITI Chhak - CT Road - Urban Haat. During return they will avail the same route.