Delhi Traffic Police advisory : Cricket Test Match between India and Sri Lanka from 2 to 6 Dec-2017
FEROZE SHAH KOTLA GROUND FROM 2ND TO 6TH DEC. 2017, CRICKET TEST MATCH BETWEEN INDIA AND SRI LANKA AT
New Delhi(News4city Desk)-The 3rd Cricket Test Match between India and Sri Lanka will be played at Feroze Shah Kotla Ground from 02.12.2017 to 06.12.2017 from 09.00 AM to 05.30 PM. Delhi Traffic Police has made elaborate traffic arrangements for traffic diversions and restrictions, parking of vehicles, traffic circulation, pedestrian movement and safety of the spectators for the match.
For Labeled Vehicles:- There is very limited parking for labeled vehicles in the proximity of the Stadium. Entry to parking labels P1, P1-A, P3 and P4 is from Bahadurshah Zafar Marg. Car parking label Holders are advised to take Ring Road, JLN Marg and take left turn on Bahadurshah Zafar Marg to reach the parking area, or to take Bahadurshah Zafar Marg and take ‘U’ turn at Delhi Gate and reach the parking area.
Display of car parking label on windscreen is mandatory. Vehicle number must be written on the parking label. Those who do not display parking label with number will not be allowed.
For General Vehicles:- There is no parking for general vehicles in the proximity of the Stadium. No vehicle shall be allowed to be parked on Bahadurshah Zafar Marg, Jawaharlal Nehru Marg (both the carriageways) on the day of match. Vehicles parked on these roads shall be towed away and action will be taken as per law.
People are advised to use public transport including Delhi Metro to reach the venue. Those coming by Delhi Metro may alight at Delhi Gate Metro Station, ITO Metro Station or Pragati Maidan Metro Station and walk to the venue.
PARK & RIDE FACILITY/FERRY SERVICES
For spectators park & ride facility has been provided at following places:-
- Mata Sundari Road Parking
- Shanti Van Service Road Parking
- Under Velodrum Road
All the spectators coming in their vehicles shall reach these Park & Ride sites, alight there and avail either free“Park & Ride”facility or walk down to the stadium. After the conclusion of match, spectators are advised to reach park and ride sites through shuttle service or walk down.
DDCA will run special ferry service from following metro stations:-
- IP Extension
- Pragati Maidan
ACCESS TO THE STADIUM
- Gate Nos. 1,2,3,4,5,6 & 7 are located on the southern side of the Stadium and Gate Nos.16,17 & 18 are located on the Western side of the Entry to these gates is from Bahadurshah Zafar Marg.
- Gate No. 8,9,10,11,12,13,14 and 15 are located on the Eastern side of the Stadium and entry is from JLN Marg, next to Ambedkar Stadium Bus Terminal.
There will be diversion of traffic during the opening and closing hours of match. During this time no traffic would be allowed on the following roads, therefore, commuters are requested to avoid these roads from 0800 hrs to 1000 hrs and 1500 hrs to 1900 hrs from 2nd to 6th of Dec. 2017 respectively when the spectators movements will be there around the stadium.
(1) JLN Marg from R/A Kamla Market to Raj Ghat.
(2) Asaf Ali Road from Turkman Gate to Delhi Gate.
(3) BSZ Marg from Ram Charan Agarwal Chowk to Delhi Gate.