Several aspirants of the Himachal Pradesh Administrative Services (HAS) had been deprived of a danger to appear within the preliminary examination these days at various centres in Solan because of the abrupt suspension of the visitors on the Parwanoo-Dharampur stretch of NH-05 on the grounds that ultimate nighttime until 10 am these days.
Though the step became taken to eliminate precariously placing boulders on the stretch near Sanwara, several HAS aspirants, journeying to Solan, encountered lengthy traffic jams on all opportunity roads.
Deepak Verma, an aspirant from Parwanoo, said he had started out at 6 am at the side of other women for Solan. “We had been recommended to take the Parwanoo-Jangeshu course through different commuters however the adventure to Solan seemed to be in no way finishing as there has been a large visitors jam on this narrow avenue. We abandoned the automobile mid-way and walked for nearly three km to keep time and even organized every other vehicle for the onward adventure however the visitors chaos in Kasauli and the Garkhal junction made matters worse,” he said
“After a gruelling 5-hour journey, we reached Solan at 11:15 am. The time to go into the examination corridor become 9:forty five am, even though we have been alleged to record by nine:15 am.”
Though HP Public Service Commission officials had been apprised of this problem telephonically, the aspirants were barely given additional 15 mins to go into the exam centre. Verma stated they could call for every other risk from the fee to appear in the examination because the threat had been lost for no fault of their. He rued that one year have been wasted and it become demoralising.
Though the district administration tried to publicise the message via social media closing nighttime, students said 24 hours earlier than the exam, they close all social media systems and focused on the examination. Ajay Kumar, a parent, who became accompanying his son from Panchkula, stated, “I started out at 5 am to make sure that I changed into no longer caught within the traffic jam but I were given a shock after I reached Jabli and learnt that the toll road was closed similarly in advance.”
Terming it a carelessness on a part of the management, Kumar added, “Precious time become wasted in returning and taking a detour from the Parwanoo-Jangeshu road wherein heavy automobiles had lined up for kilometres collectively.”
He introduced, “Since it’s far a single lane street, the site visitors moved at a snail’s pace. I barely controlled to attain the exam centre mins before the scheduled time.” DC Vinod Kumar, said the work changed into imagined to finish at four am however it could not be over till 10 am. Some Haryana Roadways buses created hassles inside the easy passage of the site visitors.