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Panaji, October 17, 2019

District Magistrate, North Goa has ordered temporary arrangement for closure of road/diversion of vehicular traffic during IRONMAN 70.3 International Triathlon Event Goa (swimming, cycling and running) in Panaji city on October 20, 2019 from 5.00 a.m to 4.00p.m.  

The Ribandar Causeway from Ribandar Patto to Divja Circle will be closed for vehicular traffic from 5.00 am to 1.00 p.m. Similarly Riverside lane of the D.B. Marg from Divja Circle to Miramar Circle shall be closed for general vehicular traffic from 5.00 am to 1.00p.m. Further Jack Sequeira Road from Miramar Circle to NIO circle shall be closed for vehicular traffic from 5.00 am to 4.00 p.m. Similarly right hand side lane of Dona Paula-Raj Bhavan Road from NIO Circle up to the third lane of La Marvel Colony shall be closed for vehicular traffic from 5.00 am to 4.00pm.

 Left lane of Dona Paula road from NIO Circle up to All India Radio Main Gate, Bambolim will be closed for vehicular traffic from 5.00 am to 4.00p.m. The other lane will carry two way traffic. Car lane will be available for the benefit of the residents along D. B. Marg from the gate of Miramar residency up to Hotel Marriot Lane. The vehicles will be allowed to move into the Hotel Marriot Lane and come out at Magsons Supercentre junction, Campal and proceed to their destinations via the internal roads from Magsons Supercentre/La Campal Colony roads. A car lane will also be provided from Karimabad Housing Society to Kala Academy junction. Further car lane will be provided on Jack Sequeira Road from Peace Heaven School junction up to Aivao junction for the benefit of the residents along the Jack Sequeira Road

The vehicular traffic from Old-Goa-Ribandar side proceeding towards Panaji will be diverted from Ribandar Patto towards Chimbel junction to proceed to Panaji via Merces junction. Likewise, the vehicular traffic from Panaji city, desiring to proceed towards Ribandar will be diverted at Divja Circle to proceed via KTC Circle-Merces Junction to come up to Chimbel junction and proceed to Ribandar via internal road.

The incoming vehicular traffic to Panaji city will be diverted on D. B. Marg at Panaji Ferry Wharf junction to proceed to their destinations via M. G. Road. The vehicles desiring to exit Panaji city will be diverted to Tonca Junction to proceed via St. Inez Junction-18th June Road to exit Panaji city via Cortin Old Patto Bridge. Parking for the residents along D. B. Marg will be provided at Campal Parade Ground. In case of emergency vehicles such as Ambulances, Fire brigades etc., they will be allowed to move unobstructed. The Route buses will be diverted as per the above plan. The Event route and the Diversion route will be ‘No Parking and NStopping Zone for all types of vehicles.