SINGAPORE - The Little India Shopkeepers & Heritage Association is organizing the Bengali New Year Celebrations on April 22, with about 5,000 participants expected. To facilitate the event, Burmah Road in the direction of Serangoon Road (between Farrer Park Station Road and Serangoon Road) will be closed between 6pm to 10.30pm that day.
Auxiliary Police Officers will be deployed at all affected road junctions to regulate traffic and assist motorists. Parking restriction along the peripheral roads will be strictly enforced and vehicles found parking indiscriminately or causing obstruction will be towed away.
SBS and SMRT buses serving the affected roads will be diverted during the road closures.
Members of public may contact the organiser at the hotline number 6392 2246 for further enquiry on the event and the road closures.