September 19: The Naubise-Malekhu road section of Prithvi Highway will remain closed during the night time from September 21.
Officials said that the road section from Simle to Malekhu is being widened by cutting the rock cliffs. Therefore, vehicular movement will be suspended during the night hours for the road widening work.
Chief District Officer of Dhading Badrinath Gaire said that construction works would be carried out from 11:00 pm to 3:00 am by stopping the vehicles at Khayarghari and Pokharekhola areas from September 21 to October 7.
A meeting of the stakeholders held on Monday decided to fully halt public and private vehicles in the night time except for ambulances and vehicles of security agencies.
Likewise, the officials have urged the passengers to travel only in the day time from September 21 to October 7. -- RSS