‘odd-even’ formula for private vehicles, local taxis in Shillong

Shillong Mar 23: Movement of private vehicles will be restricted to odd and even numbers in Shillong city during the lockdown period.

The lockdown period came into force on Monday from 10 pm and will continue till March 29, except on march 26.

On March 24, 26, and 28, private vehicles with ‘odd numbers’ will ply in Shillong city.

Vehicles with ‘even numbers’ are allowed to ply in the city on March 25, 27 and 29.

Inter-district private transport will also not be allowed during the lockdown period.

Besides inter-district, the Meghalaya government has also banned entry of people from outside the state, as well as stopped the operation of inter-state public transport like buses, and tourist taxis till March 31.

On March 26, when the lockdown is relaxed, local taxis with even numbers of series ML05-B to ML05-K will ply in East Khasi Hills district.

Similarly, autorickshaws with even numbers of series ML05 C 0390 to ML05 C 8332 can ply in the district.