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Traffic expert Major General Ahmed Hisham said that the itinerary of the royal mummies convoy to the Museum of Civilization will take an hour and 10 minutes, and that the General Traffic Department prepared for the trip by making traffic diversions in a number of main roads and axes, including the total closure of the entrance to the University Bridge, Abbas Bridge, Al-Galaa Bridge and the 6th of October Bridge next from Giza and early May 15, from Nile Street, from five thirty until nine oclock.
The administration made several important diversions in some roads, including the one coming from Talaat Harb Square and Sabri Abu Alam, entering Mahmoud Bassiouni Street in the direction of the martyr Abdel Moneim Riad, then the October Bridge and from there to the areas of Giza and East Cairo, or taking the ground flat to Ramses Street and from it to the center of Cairo, or taking the Corniche to the north of Cairo. Shubra and the coast ».
Martyr Square coming from Ramses and the Corniche, it must enter Martyr Abdel Moneim Riad Square in the direction of Ramses or 6th of October for the eastern regions of Cairo.
The October Bridge above the Hilton House coming from Giza must complete the journey up the flat upper October towards the martyr’s house.
Coming from Giza, he must complete the journey up the October Bridge and not descend the martyr Abdel Moneim Riad.
The Corniche Road and the Central Committee coming from the Kamal El Din Salah Tunnel, take the Corniche axis north of Cairo or enter right towards Ramses north of Cairo.
Al-Bustan Square coming from Al-Gomhoria Street, you must enter from Sabri Abu Alam Street towards Talaat Harb Square or enter right into Qasr Al-Nil Street towards the city center.
Coming from El-Galaa Street and the Corniche, take to the north of Cairo or the Giza areas towards the 15th of May Bridge.
The top of the October Bridge from eastern Cairo, he must not go down from the house of the martyr Abdel Moneim Riad and go to Nile Street.
El Gezirah Square coming from El Galaa Bridge take left at the beginning of October Bridge or Zamalek areas
Qasr Al-Aini and Abdelkader Hamzah take right on Sheikh Rayhan Street and not continue the trip to Simon Bolivar or Tahrir
Nubar and Muhammad Mahmoud not to enter Muhammad Mahmoud Street towards the investigation and not to enter the Kamal al-Din Salah tunnel.
Handusa and Qasr El-Ainy to those coming from them, do not enter towards the Nile Corniche or the Manial Bridge.
Al-Sariyat Square is not to allow the passage of someone coming from the University Bridge Bridge, to enter the right of Manial Street, and not to enter Sayala and the Corniche.
Fom Al Khaleej Square coming from El Oyoun stream, compulsory right entry towards Qasr Al Aini towards the center of Medima.
The one coming from the top of the ring and the highway coming from East Cairo or Manial must not go to the automatic slaughterhouse.
Coming from Salah Salem Street with Ain Al Hayat, do not enter the Ain Al Hayat area.
The eye channel and Bayram al-Tunisi, compulsory entry towards the eye stream, and from it for Salah Salem.
Coming from Faisal and Al-Haram to the Giza Metal Bridge, take the Giza metal bridge house towards Al-Ramd Hospital, then take the obligatory right to the Great Sea.
The Ministry of Interior calls on citizens to adhere to the instructions of the General Traffic Department headed by Major General Mahmoud Abdel-Razek and to cooperate with the police to implement the insurance plan.
Tomorrow, Saturday, the Procession of Royal Mummies will begin, to transport 22 mummies from the Egyptian Museum to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization through the streets of Cairo.
The procession includes a number of royal mummies dating back to the times of the seventeenth, eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth dynasties, including 18 mummies for kings and 4 mummies for queens, and among the kings: “Ramses II, Sqnin Ra, Thutmose III, Seti I, Hatshepsut, Merit Amon, Ahmose And his wife Nefertari ».
The rams in the middle of Tahrir Square have been unveiled and lit with the obelisk and all the buildings and facades of the square, and shots will be fired at the start of the procession in tribute to the great kings.
The procession passes along the Nile Corniche and the wall of the stream of El-Ayoun, and is preceded by horses and war wheels, in addition to artistic performances, with the participation of a group of famous artists.
The procession enjoys special media coverage, as advertising space has been purchased in Arab and European countries, and the presence of a number of international dignitaries has been confirmed, as well as 400 TV channels have confirmed their transfer of the event, half of which are international channels.
A number of artists will participate in the ceremony, including Hend Sabry alongside the artist Yousra, Mona Zaki, the artist Ahmed Helmy, Asir Yassin, and Hussein Fahmy.
The transfer of mummies is part of a huge project to develop methods for displaying antiquities, and reorganizing their distribution in museums as a result of the increase in their number in the Egyptian Museum.
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