Special drive conducted by Chandigarh police to crack down on crimes

According to a statement, approximately 770 police personals were deployed including 6 Gazetted Officers, 34 Inspectors/SHOs among others.

By: Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published:October 2, 2016 5:04 am

In a bid to crack down on crime and criminals, the Chandigarh police took out a city seal drive Saturday.

According to a statement, approximately 770 police personals were deployed including 6 Gazetted Officers, 34 Inspectors/SHOs among others. “Total 38 outer and 68 inner nakas were laid during the drive. Around 11 cheetah motorcycles and 50 PCR vehicles were also deployed on the duty. The drive was started around 4 pm and continued till 8 pm,” the statement said.

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It further said that during the drive, checks were conducted on 8,599 vehicles. “Challans were issued to 438 vehicles other than this, 78 vehicles were impounded under the provision of Motor Vehicle Act. The city seal drive is being conducted time to time to check crime and criminals to meet the emergent situation if required,” the statement added.

Apart from this, the traffic police also laid 8 nakas and issued a total of 104 challans including 13 drunken driving and 91 miscellaneous challans. Thirteen vehicles were also impounded, police said.

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