Hyderabad: The Bonalu festival celebration at Katta Maisamma Temple in lower Tankbund, Hyderabad, is likely to cause traffic congestion in the area. The Hyderabad traffic police will either stop or divert at the following places/routes on 2 August from 3 p.m to 9 p.m:
1. Traffic from Iqbal Minar towards Kattamaisamma temple will not be allowed on Telugu Thalli flyover and will be diverted towards Telugu thalli junction.
2. Traffic will not be allowed towards Kattamaisamma temple on the lower Tankbund road from Kawadiguda (via) DBR Mills and will be diverted at the MRO office towards Ashok Nagar (via) Vaartha lane and Indira Park.
3. Traffic from Ambedkar statue to Indira Park (via) Domalguda will be diverted at Indira Park junction towards Ashok Nagar crossroads.
4. Traffic from RTC crossroads towards Kattamaisamma temple intend to go towards lower Tankbund road will not be allowed and will be diverted at Reliance Apartment (Ramya Hotel) towards Liberty (via) Street No.5, Domalguda.
The traffic police have requested people to take note of the traffic routes and plan their movements accordingly.