Srinagar: The Divisional Commissioner Kashmir has declared several road stretches in Srinagar, mainly outside hospitals and schools as no horn zones.
An order issued by the Divisional commissioner last month has declared the stretch from G B Panth Hospital Sonawar to Radio Kashmir Srinagar, Crossing as ‘no horn zone’.
Besides, the order said all hospitals and educational institutions coming within the limits of Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) have been declared as no horn zone.
The order further said that the premises around High Court, Srinagar and Lower Court Moominabad, Batamaloo Srinagar were also declared as no horn zone.
Meanwhile, the Traffic department advised motorists to avoid honking in these areas to avoid inconvenience to the general public.
“Any person found violating the orders shall be dealt strictly as per the law,” Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP),
Traffic city Srinagar, Tahir Gilani said.