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Hyderabad Maynot be worried about Pakring issues In Future

October 11th, 2017 No comments

Solving parking issues

Throughout Telangana People can park their vehicles road side if the width of the road is more than 40 feet. But if you exceed the time limit people should pay the fees. Government of Telangana also planning to issue licence to the private people for parking areas. In order to solve parking issues government is also planning to bring multi level parking services, depending on private and government partnership mode. Minister for Municipal Administration and Urban Development K T Rama Rao informed that Telangana government is planning to bring on new parking policy by keeping in mind the increase in arrival of new vehicles on to the roads and to ease traffic issues. He also informed that they are dividing the parking places into 7 categories. He also said that they are going to collect parking fees from the shop owners who will park their vehicles in front of the shop all the day and causes inconvenience to the people. Minister attended review meeting about the parking issues with GHMC, Metro Rail and City Police Commissioners on Monday. He said at first the most crowded areas within the three commissionerates of Hyderabad city and implements the new process under pilot project. They will implement this system by the end of December. In different phases they will implement this process in all municipalities. He also said that they are bringing up a special mobile app which helps to know about the available parking places. UMTA will be responsible for implementing the parking fees system.

KTR meeting today on Aushadhanagari

KTR to conduct high level meeting at HICC on Tuesday regarding the aushadhanagari which will be set up in the city outskirts on National Investments and Production Board.

KTR on lorry owners problems

Minister KTR promised to solve the lorry owner’s problems. Under the supervision of Mahaboobnagar MLA Srinivas Gowda, the representatives of Lorry Owners’ Association Bhaskar Reddy, Saleem and Rajendra met KTR on Monday at Secretariat. Minister Lakshma reddy also participated in this meeting and requested to bring single permit policy in AP and Telangana. He also requested to change lorry industry into service industry, change the petrol into GST and to cancel the daily price policy and also to implement the same price policy. The representatives of lorry owners association informed the minister that without disturbing the supply of daily essentials, their strike is going on from past two days. They also requested to save the industry. KTR replied that soon the transport Minister Mahender Reddy will conduct a meeting with the higher officials and solve their problems very soon.

Few elements of new parking system

  • According to the new system the parking categories are divided into seven like on street, low lying parking, residential buildings, government offices, public areas, heavy vehicle parking, bus/train/ MMTS stations, open places.
  • For on street parking minimum of 40 feet width is compulsory. Parking is not allowed if the roads are below 40 feet. If the roads are more than 40 feet, then short time parking slots will be permitted for banks and shops. Parking fees will be charged and there will be no scope for long hour parking.
  • According to the rules of building construction, parking terms should be followed. For newly constructed buildings, the tax would be excluded for parking floors.
  • Management of theatres, hotels and restaurants are responsible for taking care of parking.
  • According to the latest system, parking heavy vehicles on roads will be stopped. Those vehicles should be parked in special places.
  • Parking facilities will also be available with private partnership. Facilities would be developed under PPP system.
  • Licence policy will be developed to park the vehicles in the places of private people. 100% property tax exemption would be provided if those places are allocated for parking.

Challan if you Cross the Speed Limit

October 5th, 2017 No comments

To control the speed limit traffic police are coming up with new ideas and planning. Because of long weekends police are aiming for special checking with CC Cameras to control speed limit and most importantly hill racing.

With long weekends youngsters in city are heading towards hills and racing. This is leading to road accidents, traffic police are focusing on this mainly to avoid these problems. Traffic police are mainly focusing on racing areas like Banjara hills and Jubilee hills and also taking serious actions on those who violate traffic rules and regulations. They are also taking into custody, conducting special drives and also giving counseling to those who are rash driving and also participating in racings. Booking cases on them under MV act and also warning them if they are caught for second time they will be sent directly to jail. According to police officials Rich kids from areas like Patha basthi, Malakpet and Dilshuk nagar are mainly using these roads for racings. These kids during day they are spending time in Pubs and bars and later at night are participating in racings. Dealing these cases has become headache for traffic officials due to celebrity’s kids. Many unfortunates are already happened due to their racings.

Though it is restricted to drive above speed limit of 60 Km/hr near Banjara hills, KBR Park, but more than 100 vehicles are violating the rules. Racings are also increasing in these areas. To control the situation near KBR park traffic official are planning to use the CC cameras organised by Metro officials. With the help of CC TV footage it is proven that for every 10 minutes more than 110 vehicles are exceeding the speed limit. After 12 PM, cars are also driven at a speed of 120 Km/hr on these roads and traffic police are planning to take serious action on these people. The CC cameras at KBR park are capable of recognizing and taking the photos of vehicle of speed 180 Km/hr. Advanced technology lens are used in these cameras, they act as evidence when the owners approach court lying about the speed limit.

Banjara Hills traffic CI Vidhyasagar Rao, on an interview stated that they are collecting and saving the details of racers like Adhar card and licence details on database and if they tend to regularly participate in racing, charge sheet will be booked against them. He also stated their passport and visa may also get rejected.

Jubilee Hills traffic CI Srinivas Reddy stated that the change and determination not to violate the traffic rules should come in people and also stated that they are taking all necessary steps to bring the change. He said there is a little change in racers because of giving regular counsellings to the parents. The traffic police are planning to conduct these special drives until the rash driving cases get controlled. He also mentioned that there is an increase in mid night accidents due to the racers.