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No helmet, no fuel rule in Gautam Budh Nagar : Some scepticism at pumps

According to the administration, from June 1, no petrol will be provided to a two-wheeler if either the driver or the pillion rider is found not wearing a helmet. While hailing the decision in principle, workers across various petrol pumps have questioned its implementation.

Launched on Jan 1: Drive to enforce helmet rule gets results, over 65 pc riders comply

On January 1 this year, Pune City Traffic Police had launched an intensified drive with the largest possible resource allocation and specific goals, after several failed attempts in the past to successfully implement the helmet rule.


Pune doctors welcome helmet rule: 'Those not convinced should see what accident victims go through at hospitals'

Pune police commissioner K Venkatasham recently announced that the helmet rule would be strictly enforced from New Year’s day. City doctors said the police must ensure not just riders but pillion riders also wear helmets.

Chandigarh helmet rule: 128 women challaned, Sikhs meet UT Administrator on day 1

On July 6, the Chandigarh Administration issued a notification making the use of helmet compulsory for women two-wheeler riders, only Sikh women wearing turban are exempted from this rule.

Tamil Nadu state government has now enforced helmet rule; here is how you can comply

The CTPD (Chennai Traffic Police Department) has said they will take strict action against the riders who are found without the helmet and assured they will take adequate measures by spreading more awareness to the public about the need of wearing helmets.

‘Before starting a challan drive, we want to spend maximum time on creating awareness’: Chandigarh SSP

Chandigarh's top traffic policeman, SSP Shashank Anand, whose phone's ringtone is a song urging women to use helmets, tells Chandigarh Newsline how he is going to persuade women two-wheeler riders to observe the new rule in their own interests


Bhopal MP Alok Sanjar pays fine, apologises for helmet-less motorcycle ride

The matter was brought to the notice of the traffic police after an individual sent the MP's photograph to the WhatsApp number of the traffic police. After paying the fine, Sanjar apologised in a tweet and promised not to repeat the act in future.

Pune helmet drive: Parties up in arms, traffic police on toes

The traffic police started drive against those not wearing helmets on Thursday after state’s Transport Minister announced that the helmet rule would be strictly implemented across Maharashtra.

The year cops took helmet challenge head-on

Leaders like mayor, deputy mayor, BJP MLAs protested against the helmet norm, calling it “counterproductive”.

Sikh women pillion riders exempted from wearing helmets

Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee had written to Najeeb Jung asking him to exempt Sikh women from wearing helmets as it would hurt their religious sentiments.