Several measures are considered to be implemented in order to provide traffic safety in capital streets and prospects until July 28, due to hosting the Baku-2019 Summer European Youth Olympic Festival, State Traffic Police Department of Main Police Department of Baku told ONA.
According to the Department, the traffic police will increase control over competition territories by switching to a strengthening working regime.
Noted that allocating of yellow lanes in highways and dying them in special colors, aimed at comfort and safety of the event, embrace some streets and prospects of the capital, situating in the industrial territory, it should be taken into consideration by car owners and drivers.
Note, the Summer European Youth Olympic Festival will be held in Baku on July 21-27. Athletes will compete in 10 kinds of sport - gymnastics, athletics, basketball, cycling, handball, judo, swimming, tennis, volleyball and wrestling. Over 2,500 volunteers will operate at 12 sports facilities throughout the festival.