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TRAFFIC SIGNS AND ROAD MARKINGS
TRAFFIC SIGNS
Traffic signs are divided into 3 main categories

  • Mandatory/Regulatory signs
  • Cautionary signs
  • Information signs
  • Red circle instructs what should not be done. Blue circle instructs what should be done.
    Triangle cautionsBlue rectangle informs


    ROAD MARKINGS
    Road markings compliment the road signs. Markings are painted on the road to guide and regulate the traffic.

    White paint is used for carriageway markings and yellow is used to mark restrictions.


    HAND SIGNALS
    Hand signals are given by traffic police to control traffic in special/emergency situations.