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Tuesday, December 07, 2021

Motor Vehicle Act


Registration renewal of vehicles over 15 years old to cost 8 times more

October 06, 2021 3:10 am

According to the notification, these rules may be called the Central Motor Vehicles (23rd Amendment) Rules, 2021, and shall come into force with effect from April 1, 2022.

Traffic police to create list of Delhi’s 100 ‘most unsafe drivers’, issue warning to them

September 22, 2021 7:49 pm

This is for the first time that the Traffic Unit is preparing a list of drivers who have been ‘challaned’ multiple times yet continue to break traffic norms. Police said this is being done to avoid road accidents and casualties.

Gujarat: Man drags traffic cop on car bonnet for over a kilometre, arrested

January 12, 2021 9:19 pm

Kansara, police said, was driving on the wrong side and was intercepted by a traffic team when he tried to evade them. A CCTV footage showed Kansara speeding his car with Mahendra clinging on to its bonnet precariously around 7.50 pm at the intersection.

Govt further extends validity of motor vehicle documents till September 30

June 09, 2020 6:31 pm

The ministry had earlier issued an advisory on the March 30 to all states and UTs wherein it was advised that documents which had expired since February or would expire till May 31, would be treated as valid till May 31.

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 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."

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

November 02, 2019 5:18 am

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

October 02, 2019 2:37 am

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

September 23, 2019 11:34 am

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

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

September 21, 2019 1:59 pm

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.