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Breath analyzers used to catch drunk drivers in the US found to be unreliable often

The devices, found in virtually every police station in the U.S., generate skewed results with alarming frequency, even though they are marketed as precise to the third decimal place.

Dhruv was not drunk, suggests Vikram's manager

Vikram's son Dhruv has been booked under the relevant sections of the IPC after he allegedly crashed his car into parked autorickshaws in Chennai's Teynampet area.


Over 9,600 chargesheeted;1,699 jailed for drunk driving in Hyderabad

The Hyderabad Traffic Police (HTP), which regularly conducts a special drives against the menace of drunk driving has filed 9,648 charge sheets against drivers after they were caught driving drunk, a senior official said.

Mere smell of liquor can’t conclude one is incapable of driving: Consumer forum to insurance firm

The forum, after hearing the arguments, observed that the insurance firm has not been able to bring on record any concrete and reliable evidence in shape of any medical test report of the complainant to prove that he was under the influence of liquor at the time of the accident.

Record 2,499 drunk driving cases registered on New Year's eve in Hyderabad

The seized cars filled the parking lots of traffic police stations in Police commissionerates of Hyderabad, Cyberabad and Rachakonda Police.

‘Merely issusing challans cannot curb drunken driving, awareness is a must,’ says Chandigarh SSP

"We need cooperation of general public for making anti-drunken drive successful. Most of the people tested positive for drunken driving at nakas always create scenes," said


Think before you drink

That seems to be the message from Chandigarh traffic police as they have stepped up the drive against drunken driving and already challaned 4,745 people this year so far.

Chandigarh: Challans issued to 86 for drunk driving

Sources said the court is likely to suspend the driving licences of all of the challaned persons for next six months.

Couple abuse cops, tear uniform after husband found driving drunk

The man has been arrested while police are looking for his wife.

Delhi: 630 fined for drunk-driving over past two days

In a series of tweets, Delhi Police announced their special drive against drunken driving.