Prakasam Barrage is completely closed for traffic and not even for pedestrians. The barrage is closed due to repair works which are going to take place. Until further instructions, the barrage would be closed and below are the alternative routes
Vehicles proceeding from Gollapudi, Kummaripalem and One Town areas will be diverted from Sitara Centre, Milk Factory, Chittinagar, Panja Centre, Railway Booking Counter, RTC Terminal, Low Bridge, Prakasam Statue, Police Control Room, Bandar Locks and enter National Highway 9 and cross the district via. Kanakadurga Varadhi.
Traffic coming from Bandar and Eluru Roads will be diverted to the NH-9 from Bandar Locks and reach Kanakadurga Varadhi.
Traffic coming from Guntur, Seetanagaram, Tadepalli and other places from Guntur district will not be allowed on the barrage.