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traffic violations

Traffic fines need to be effective, not excessive

It is true that the new penalties are a quantum jump over the rates prevailing earlier.

22 Sep 2019 3:53 AM

Karnataka to announce revised fine rates under new Motor Vehicles Act today

Earlier, CM Yediyurappa had directed state transport department to slash fines under amended Motor Vehicles Act 2019.

18 Sep 2019 2:48 PM

Gujarat to Karnataka, other states decide to slash traffic violation fines

Gujarat government was the first to reduce the fines on Tuesday and slashed to 10 pc of actual amount for some offences.

12 Sep 2019 9:54 AM

‘Govt's intention is to save lives, not earn revenue’: Gadkari defends hefty fines

Talking about Gujarat’s decision to slash fines prescribed by Centre, he said states will be responsible if they do so.

11 Sep 2019 8:38 PM

Odisha government asks police to ensure vehicle owners are not ‘unnecessary harassed’

Earlier, CM Patnaik had directed enforcement agencies to counsel, handhold public to facilitate compliance with the amended provisions.

11 Sep 2019 5:40 PM


Bike rider issued challan of Rs 23,000 for 5 traffic violations in Gurgaon

On the very first day of the new rules being put into effect, Delhi Traffic Police issued 3,900 challans.

03 Sep 2019 5:59 PM

Rs 1000 for jumping red lights, among others in revised fines for traffic violations across country

Almost 63 clauses of the newly amended Motor Vehicle Act has been implemented.

01 Sep 2019 2:22 PM

Two cars in Maharashtra CM's convoy violated traffic rules 13 times reveals RTI

Mumbai traffic police, however, clarified that Chief Minister's convoy was exempt from speeding regulations due to security considerations.

14 Aug 2018 12:59 PM

54 bikers fined for traffic violations on Shab-e-Barat

Errant bikers were caught mainly from places such as Bandra, Khar, Haji Ali and Kurla.

03 May 2018 6:29 AM

Over 9,300 people booked in Delhi for traffic violations on Holi

The police booked 4,634 two-wheeler riders for not wearing helmets while 1,164 were fined for triple-riding on motorcycles and scooters.

03 Mar 2018 9:01 AM


714 traffic violators fined every hour in 2017

DTP also believes that the number of fatal accidents has seen a decline this year.

05 Apr 2017 3:06 AM

Delhi: Numberplate readers to spot traffic violators

Till last year, 200 body-worn cameras had been procured and distributed among officers.

03 Apr 2017 1:02 AM

Traffic woman constable who took on goon gets Rs 10,000

Seema Kale’s deeds spur dept into awarding similar acts of bravery.

09 Jan 2017 1:40 AM

App, fines cause drop in traffic violations

The traffic police has recently launched mobile application, MTP, has also helped to detect flouting of rules.

14 Dec 2016 6:35 AM

1.7 lakh driving licences impounded in a year

Drive launched for implementation of Supreme Court panel’s directives.

05 Dec 2016 3:33 AM