Itanagar:  Capital Police collected over 43 lakh as fines in 2018

capital police collected traffic fines over 6 lakh rupees in only December-2018.


Itanagar

The Capital Police recently  revealed that it collected Rs 43,03,000/- from violators in 2018 – which works out to an average of over Rs 11,789/- per day.

Capital Police in it’s twitter handle informed that the capital police collected traffic fines over 6 lakh rupees in only December-2018. and in the year 2018,  Rs 43,03,000/- collected  from violators.

The violators were penalised and booked for different offences under the MV Act 2012. In the month of December 2018 alone, the police collected Rs 60,2600 from violators.

Altogether 2292 persons were booked for driving without licence in 2018; out of these, 289 were booked within the month of December.

At least 92 persons were penalised for drunken driving in 2018 (out of which 76 cases occurred in December), while 168 persons were penalised for not wearing a helmet.

“Nearly 820 persons were imposed fines for driving without a number plate or with defective number plates, out of which 179 violators were booked in December,” .

“In triple-riding, 1081 persons were penalised in 2018, of which 67 were booked in December,”.

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