Guwahati: Prohibitory order of Section 144 has been imposed in the animal corridor of Kaziranga National Park of the Bokakhat sub-division in order to protect the wild animals on National Highway 37 due to the intending floods.
As per the order issued by the magistrate Bipul Das, the vehicles will not be allowed to ply on the National Highway 37, from the animal corridor at Panbari under Bokakhat sub-division to Haldhibari at a speed not more than 40 km per hour.
The prohibitory orders will come into immediate effect.
As per the order, heavy vehicles are not allowed to ply or park their vehicles in front of the hotels and restaurants on NH-37. The administration will take appropriate actions against violators of the order under section 188 of the Indian Penal Code.