AMC prohibits entry and parking of commercial vehicles till 9 pm

AGARTALA:

In view of severe congestion in the public streets and roads within the Agartala Municipal Corporation (AMC) areas, the corporation has prohibited entry of heavy commercial vehicles from 6 am till 9 pm daily.

The AMC in its notification today stated, "By the virtue of powers vested under section 103(1)(a) and 103 (1)(b) of the Tripura Municipal Act, 1994, the authority of Agartala Municipal Corporation hereby prohibits entry and plying of commercial vehicles."
Distinct signboards mentioning the prohibition shall be posted at all entry points within the AMC areas. 

The AMC in its notification was in view, "Severe congestion is observed due to unauthorised parking and plying of heavy commercial vehicles on the roads in the market areas and designated parking areas."