The maximum parking time of vehicles on Devaraj Urs Road in the city will be limited to four hours. The authorities concerned will issue an official notification on new parking rule soon. The rule will be for applicable or all including the shop owners and employees. Vehicles parked more than time would-be wheel locked and penalties would be imposed on the vehicle owner.
Having a stretch of 900 meters from KR Circle to JLB Road, Devaraj Urs road is one of the busiest roads in the city. The four-hour parking decision was taken at a meeting, held in Devaraja Traffic Police station. Shop owners, traders, and members of the traffic advisory committee took part in the meeting. The majority of them agreed the rule.
The Traffic Police have written to the authorities concerned to make space for shop owners to park vehicles inside Dr. Ambedkar Bhavan, Nanjaraja Bahadur Choultry, Gaadi Chowk and Town Hall.