Jakartans can breathe a sigh of reduction now that town is about to return to the unique odd-even site visitors rule beginning on Monday, which suggests we’ll quickly be again to the site visitors coverage being enforced solely on weekday mornings and evenings.
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, returned to Jakarta in late August with some changes after it was suspended all through a lot of the pandemic, amid enforcement of mobility curbs that ostensibly shut most places of work within the industrial coronary heart of town.
Up till now, the rule was enforced on three main industrial roads, particularly Sudirman, Thamrin, and Rasuna Mentioned from the Mampang-Gatot Subroto intersection to the Imam Bonjol intersection from 6am to 8pm each day, together with weekends.
“Concerning the operational hour [of the rule], now we have returned it to the [old rules as listed in the] Governor Laws. The primary session of the odd-even rule applies from 6am-10am, after which from 4pm to 8pm,” Jakarta Metro Police’s site visitors director Sambodo Purnomo Yogo mentioned at the moment.
“The odd-even rule doesn’t apply on Saturday, Sunday, and nationwide holidays.”
Beginning at the moment, site visitors cops will not be on standby at entry factors of odd-even zones, however they’ll nonetheless be patrolling in the areas.
Sambodo added that the odd-even rule around tourist attractions — particularly Taman Impian Jaya Ancol in North Jakarta, Taman Mini Indonesia Indah in East Jakarta, and the Setu Babakan Betawi Cultural Village in South Jakarta — will nonetheless be in pressure till additional discover.