Hyderabad: Weekly `Funday' activities at Tank bund has been put off owing to the Ganesh Nirmajan activities this coming Sunday.
Special Chief Secretary Arvind Kumar took to his social media to inform the public about the change in programme. "In view of the scheduled #GaneshChaturthi2021 visarjana & the accompanying traffic in & around Hussain Sagar (in accordance with court guidelines) & to ensure public safety, #TankBund won't have "Sunday-Funday" he tweeted.
Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority (HMDA) is making massive arrangements to make Traffic-free Sundays as Fundays for the families thereby making it an immersive and enjoyable experience.
Buoyed by the success of weekend regulations at Tank Bund, Municipal Administration, and Urban Development Minister KT Rama Rao has asked Special Chief Secretary Arvind Kumar to make it more attractive for the kids and general public.
It was on August 24 that KTR asked the City Police to consider traffic curbs for a few hours on Sundays on the Tank Bund. City Police Commissioner Anjani Kumar issued orders on August 25. He announced that the Tank Bund would be closed for traffic between 5 pm and 10 pm on Sundays.