Parking availability can be seen from 20 kilometres away
Bhopal, March 18, 2016 (Ataullah Faizan): About 5 crore devotees are estimated to visit Ujjain during Simhastha in April-May. For the first time at Ujjain, world class parking arrangements have been made. Responsibility of parking for Simhastha has been entrusted to Mahesh Sunny Enterprises Private Limited, New Delhi. The company will conduct 7 satellite towns and 5 major parkings. Arrangements for parking will begin from April 1. Over 80 automatic boom barriers for parking will be placed at 12 places during Simhastha. Similarly, parking arrangements will be monitored round-the-clock through CC TV cameras. Before parking, number plates of vehicles will be clicked to gather their data. Real time data will be available to maintain data of vehicles. Tickets for parking will be generated through machines. Mobile app of the company to whom parking contract is given will also be developed for the convenience of devotees in parking. The mobile app will contain status of parking place. Online booking for parking can also be made through mobile app. Locker facility will also be available at all parking places. On all approach roads to Ujjain during Simhastha, 10X10 LED screens will be installed. On these LED screens, parking status can be seen from 20 kms away from Ujjain. Besides, 52-inch TV sets will also be available. Kiosk centres will also be established at 20 places in Mela areas where even common people can book parking place online.