Jakarta is ready to increase its enforcement of the odd-even visitors rule, although, beginning Aug. 26, it’ll solely be carried out on three main roads.
The rule, which solely permits automobiles with license plates ending with an excellent quantity for use on affected main roads on even calendar dates and vice-versa for odd dates, was suspended all through many of the pandemic amid enforcement of mobility curbs that ostensibly shut most workplaces within the industrial coronary heart of town.
The rule made its return earlier this month to the same old eight main roads. Because the Enforcement of Restrictions on Public Actions (PPKM) in Jakarta was downgraded to stage 3 from stage 4 this week, the Jakarta Metro Police has determined to additionally loosen up the odd-even rule beginning tomorrow forward of an anticipated return to normalcy on the capital’s roads.
“From Aug. 26 to Aug. 30, we’re imposing odd-even on three main roads, specifically Sudirman, Thamrin, in addition to Rasuna Stated from the Mampang-Gatot Subroto intersection to the Imam Bonjol intersection,” said the visitors director on the Jakarta Metro Police, Sambodo Purnomo Yogo.
“These three zones are the primary zones the place workplaces in Jakarta are positioned.”
As has been the case with enforcement of the odd-even rule throughout PPKM, the visitors coverage shall be enforced from 6am to 8pm every day, together with weekends. Fines should not relevant till additional discover, as visitors cops stationed at checkpoints have been ordered to show away automobiles with the unsuitable license plates.
The police mentioned the rule could also be topic to additional assessment or adjustments after Aug. 30.
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