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Friday, January 24, 2020

Bangalore traffic police


Bengaluru's Jayadeva flyover demolition on Jan 20: Here are traffic restrictions you need to know

January 18, 2020 4:15 pm

With the construction of the new metro line and the elevated corridor scheduled to begin soon after the demolition, the complete closure of the flyover is expected to hit smooth traffic movement in the area, especially in south Bengaluru.

Bengaluru: 4 cars, bus damaged after BMTC Volvo bus loses control

January 10, 2020 10:08 pm

According to the Bengaluru traffic police, the accident happened on East End Road in Jayanagar. A BMTC Volvo bus(KA-57-F-0318) which was heading to BTM Layout from Kempegowda International Airport (KIA).

Bengaluru: 2 dead, 12 injured as BMTC bus crashes into bikes, auto-rickshaws

January 06, 2020 5:26 pm

The driver, who has been arrested, claimed the bus suffered a brake failure. The deceased have been identified as Bylaiah, who died on the spot, and Vishwaradhya, who succumbed in a hospital.

Bengaluru: Elaborate security measures in place for New Year's Eve 

December 30, 2019 6:23 pm

Bengaluru city police commissioner, Bhaskar Rao, said that there would be around 15,000 police personnel around the city monitoring the law and order on Tuesday night and Wednesday.

Bengaluru Traffic Police register 1,200 cases for violating bus priority lane

December 17, 2019 6:34 pm

The police have registered 300 cases of unauthorised parking, one case of racing and 54 cases of obstruction of traffic on the bus lane which runs along Outer Ring Road (ORR), from Swami Vivekananda Road to Silk Board.

Habitual traffic offender caught in Bengaluru, fined Rs 15,400 for 71 violations

December 15, 2019 2:21 pm

"As soon as we entered the scooter's registration number in the ticket-generating machine, a 5.1 foot-long list of past offences started printing," an officer from Rajajinagar traffic police station said.

Bengaluru: Bus Yatra by citizens, celebs to promote 'bus priority lanes'

December 10, 2019 8:54 pm

Citizen groups, various celebrities, Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike and other government officials are planning to take part in the program.

Bengaluru road rage: Inebriated journalist stabs biker

November 29, 2019 5:11 pm

The police have booked a case against Charles on charges of attempt to murder as well as drunken driving. The accused has been remanded in judicial custody.

Bengaluru police plan to curb traffic violations: 200 mannequins that 'look like cops'

November 27, 2019 5:22 pm

Bengaluru City additional commissioner (traffic) BR Ravikanthe Gowda said, “I have observed that people follow rules once they spot traffic police personnel."

Bengaluru's bus priority lane reduces travel time, finds citizen survey

November 26, 2019 9:53 pm

The survey, which was conducted from November 19 to 23, revealed that 53% of evening commuters felt no difference as they continued to get stuck in peak-hour traffic, which Bengaluru is infamous for.