The 10th International Defence Exhibition and Seminar- IDEAS 2018 is all set to begin in Karachi today, November 27 at the Expo Centre.
The four-day event is exclusively for trade visitors and official defence delegates.
Around 262 high-level delegations from 51 countries, officials of the Defence Export Promotion Organization (DEPO) will be attending the event.
The four day 10th edition of International Defence Exhibition and seminar, IDEAS'18 will commence at Karachi EXPO Center tomorrow. Five hundred twenty exhibitors from fifty countries including Pakistan will showcase their defence products in the exhibition.#IDEAS2018 pic.twitter.com/dXoFnlOh2T
— Govt of Pakistan (@pid_gov) November 26, 2018
Touted as the biggest defence exhibition of the year, IDEAS 2018 will be showcasing new inventions of Pakistan’s Defence industry. Over 300 traffic policemen will be deployed around the exhibition venue.
Pak Army Conference – A platform to reflect on the peace-keeping missions and measures taken by the Pakistan Army towards the stability of the country and region. on 28th of November 2018 at Karachi Expo Centre pic.twitter.com/Q5nds7uE8O
— IDEAS Pakistan (@IDEASPakistan) November 10, 2018
A traffic plan has been issued to regulate direct routes for citizens to avoid any inconvenience.
— SherY – (@SherySyed_) November 26, 2018
The traffic police have issued a traffic plan for the 10th International Defence Exhibition and Seminar (IDEAS) 2018 set to begin in Karachi on November 27.#sindhpolicedmc #IDEAS2018 #TrafficAlert pic.twitter.com/PBc605agiF
— Sindh Police (@sindhpolicedmc) November 26, 2018
IDEAS 2018 Traffic Plan
University Road will be open for traffic throughout the four-day exhibition.
Traffic from Hassan Square to the National Stadium will be closed from 7 am on November 27.
The roads from Dalmia to Karsaz and New Town will remain open.
Hassan Square Flyover will be closed.
Traffic coming from Liaquatabad will be diverted towards University Road.
To avoid traffic, motorists are advised to use Shara-e-Pakistan, Shara-e-Faisal, Rashid Minhas Road and Shaheed-e-Millat.
Heavy traffic will be banned to use the road from Nipa to Millennium Mall and Karsaz to Hassan Square.
They will be allowed to travel alternative routes from Liaqatabad no.10, Nipa Chowrangi, Millenium and Karsaz.
Parking around the Expo Centre is banned for the event.
Residents of the area will only be allowed to enter by showing their ID cards.
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