Traffic arrangements and diversions have been put in place across Bengaluru for the smooth movement of vehicles during the movement of VVIPs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in view of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit on March 25.
The Prime Minister is visiting poll-bound Karnataka to inaugurate Whitefield (Kadugodi) to Krishnarajapura (K.R. Pura) Namma Metro line. Dates for elections to the State Assembly are likely to be announced early next week.
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On March 25, restrictions have been imposed on the movement of heavy goods vehicles in and around Whitefield, including from Katamnallur Cross towards Kadugodi - Hope Farm Circle - up to Varthur Kodi, Gunjur towards Varthur –Whitefield - Hope Farm Circle – Kadugodi - Katamnallur Cross, from Thirumashetty Halli Cross towards Channasandra – Hope Farm Circle, from Tin Factory towards Hoodi - ITPL Main Road - Hope Farm Circle, from Marathahalli towards - Kundalahalli – Varthur Kodi - Whitefield.
Alternate routes for the above road restrictions have been made on Hosakote – Doddagattiganabbi – Thirumalashetty Halli via Chikkathirupathi to reach Sarjapura, from Sarjapura – Gunjur Sri Rama temple – Nerige Road –Thirumalashetty Halli - Doddagattiganabbi to reach Hosakote, from Tin Factory – KR Puram – via Battarahalli to reach Hosakote, from Marathahalli – Doddanekkundi - Mahadevapura - Tin Factory towards Bhattarahalli.
Restrictions on the movement of vehicles between 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. from Varthur Kodi – Hope Farm Circle - Kadugodi - Kannamangala Gate, from Channasandra – through Hope Farm Circle to reach Hoodi Circle, from Kundalahalli Road - Graphite Junction - Vydehi Hospital Circle - Big Bazaar Junction to reach Hope Farm Junction.
Alternate routes for the above road restrictions are: from Varthur Kodi - Kundalahalli Bridge - Old Airport Road to reach towards city; from Channasandra Circle towards – Nagondanahalli – Immadihalli – Hagaduru - to reach Varthur Kodi; from Katamnallur Cross towards – Kannamangala Gate - Shigehalli Gate - HP petrol pump – Kadugodi Nala Road to reach Channasandra; from Hoodi Circle towards – Graphite India Road to reach Kundalahalli; from Hoodi Circle towards Ayappa Nagar - Battarahalli Junction - Medahalli Bridge – via Katamnallur Cross to reach Hosakote.