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Compliance deadline over: Surat Traffic Police crack down on MV Act violators

The traffic police identified 60 locations across the city where check points were set up to nab rule-breakers. They were on their toes the whole day as hundreds of vehicles continued to violate the rules, despite the state government having extended the deadline for compliance to October 15 first and then to October 31.

Delhi: Month after amended Motor Vehicle Act, city sees drop in traffic fines

A comparative analysis done by the Delhi Traffic Police shows that there is a difference of 3,50,898 challans — amounting to 66% — between the challans recorded in September last year and the same month this year.


Karnataka slashes traffic fines under MV Act; transport department issues notification

However, fines for violations such as overspeeding, drunken driving and racing will remain unchanged.

Noida: Bus driver gets challan for 'not wearing helmet'

The challan was issued under provisions of the new Motor Vehicles Act. Transporters in the National Capital Region had went on a strike on Thursday to protest the high rates of penalties under the amended law.

Delhi-NCR transport strike Highlights: 18 people arrested in Noida for forcibly stopping vehicles

Delhi-NCR transport strike Highlights: Supported by sections of cab aggregators, cluster buses, auto unions and truckers, the strike has been called to protest the amended MVA act. Several schools will also remain shut in Delhi.

Delhi-NCR transport strike: Commuters face brunt as autos, cabs, buses remain off roads

The Delhi Police said that it received around 249 PCR calls from harried commuters, many of whom complained that the vehicles they were travelling in were stopped.


Transport strike in Delhi today: Protest against fines under amended motor vehicles act

With cabs, autos and buses staying off roads, the Delhi Metro and buses run by the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC), the fleet of which is down to around 3,796, are likely to struggle to absorb the extra rush. However, not all cluster buses, numbering 1,679 at the moment, will go off the roads.

Transport strike in Delhi today: Some schools shut, will open Saturday instead

Others, like Vasant Valley School, Springdales Pusa Road, Heritage School and The Indian School, have decided to remain open.

Rs 168 crore: What traffic norm violators owe Maharashtra in e-challans over 8 months

Maharashtra’s record of paying up traffic tickets even under the old regime is not encouraging.

Delhi CM Kejriwal opens possibility of reducing challans

The CM said he has spoken to experts regarding Delhi’s traffic and that the situation on the roads has improved ever since fines were revised under the amended Act.