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Informatory signs

INFORMATORY SIGN

 

An information sign is a very legibly printed and very noticeable placard that informs people of the purpose of an object, or gives them instruction on the use of something.

PUBLIC TELEPHONE

 
This sign is displayed on long stretches of roads in rural area indicating the distance to the nearest public telephone on supplementary plate, where it is in inconspicuous position.

FILLING STATION

 
This sign is displayed on long stretches of roads in rural area at the entry to the road leading to the facility.

HOSPITAL

 
 This sign is used to notify drivers of vehicles that they should take the precautions required near medical establishments and in particular that they should not make any unnecessary noise.

FIRST AID POST

 
 This sign is used to notify drivers on long stretches of roads in rural area of the first aid facility which may be helpful in case of emergency.

EATING PLACE

 
 This sign is used to indicate where a regular eating place is located.

LIGHT REFRESHMENT

 
 This sign is used to indicate a place where light refreshment is available.

RESTING PLACE

 

 This sign is used to indicate where facilities for resting and lodging are available. It is normally combined with a separate definition plate, indicating whether the place is a Rest House, Motel, Hotel etc.

NO THROUGH ROAD

 
 This sign is used at the entrance to a road from where there is no exit.

NO THROUGH SIDE ROAD

 
 This sign is used on the main road, with appropriate variations to the symbol so as to show the road layout, where it is considered essential to give advance indication of a "No Through Side Road."

PEDESTRIAN SUBWAY

 

 This sign is used to guide pedestrians to the subway.

AIRPORT

 

 This sign is installed where the Airport is situated nearby.

REPAIR FACILITY

 
 This sign is installed at the places where repair facility is situated.

POLICE STATION

 
 This sign is installed at the places where the Police Station is situated nearby.

RAILWAY STATION

 

 This sign is installed at the places where the Railways Station is situated nearby.

BUS STOP

 
 This sign is installed at the places where buses are designated to stop.

TAXI STAND

 

 This sign is installed at the places where the taxis are expected to wait when not engaged/hired.

AUTO-RICKSHAW STAND

 
 This sign is installed at the places where auto-rickshaws are to wait.

PARKING THIS SIDE

 
 This sign is installed at the places where cycle-rickshaws are to wait.