Islamabad, January 02, 2023 (PPI-OT):Islamabad capital police has expedited stern legal action against the traffic rules violators and issued 1378 fine tickets to road users during the last 24 hours, a police public relations officer said. Following the special directions of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad Dr. Akbar Nasir Khan, Islamabad capital police expedited stern action against traffic rules violators to implement the traffic rules and maintain the smooth flow of traffic in federal city.
Various police teams issued 1378 fine tickets to road users over violation of traffic rules in which 136 challan were issued over lane violation, 28 for red signal violations, 75 for using mobile phone during driving, 03 for amateur driving, 01 over violation of one-way, 22 driving on the wrong side of the road,
04 for violation of zebra crossing, 102 for not fastening seat belt, 46 for having tinted glasses, 09 for emitting smoke, 53 for having fancy number plates, 192 bikers for riding without helmets and 144 motorists for violations of different traffic rules.
The Chief Traffic Officer Dr. Syed Mustafa Tanveer said that strict action would be taken against traffic rules violators. Islamabad capital police personnel have been directed to ensure implementation of traffic rules irrespective of status and rank and demonstrate patience while issuing traffic violation tickets to the road users.
He further said that, Islamabad capital police is utilizing all available resources to facilitate the general public. He also appealed to the citizens to follow the traffic rules. The personnel of the force issue traffic violation tickets not as a punitive measure but the purpose is to ensure a safe road environment in the capital and secure lives of people, he maintained.
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