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Wardens lauded for maintaining traffic flow on Eid

By APP
April 15, 2024
This image shows the City Traffic Police personnel on their duty. — APP/File
This image shows the City Traffic Police personnel on their duty. — APP/File

Rawalpindi:Chief Traffic Officer (CTO) Taimoor Khan appreciated the performance of traffic wardens on the Eidul Fitr to ensure smooth traffic flow.

He said that best traffic arrangements were put on place to facilitate the commuters and no complaint was registered against wardens’ misbehaviour. He said that traffic wardens were deployed almost all the small and big shopping malls, mosques and public places.

He thanked citizens for extending cooperation with traffic wardens on the auspicious occasion. Khan said that traffic wardens were directed to take strict action against one wheeling during eid days.

Meanwhile, more than 700 police personnel were deployed security and traffic duties to ensure peace and a smooth flow of traffic in Murree during Eidul Fitr.

As part of the plan, 260 traffic police officers were deployed to maintain the flow of traffic. Special pickets were also installed at 14 different places to ensure the safety and convenience of tourists on Eidul Fitr, the CTO said, adding that six facilitation centres were set up in Murree to guide tourists.