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Traffic rule violators ignore fines worth Rs 60 crore on e-challans in four years

Violators in Ahmedabad alone have not paid penalty amounting to around Rs 60 crore in four years till August this year, according to a study by the students of the Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Hyderabad.

Gujarat: Violators attack, threaten cops enforcing helmet rule, two held

A man in Vadodara was arrested for dragging a traffic constable through the road, and another was held and then released on bail in Surat for obstructing the police from doing their duty.


Delhi traffic police wing to focus on road fines during festive season

The amended Motor Vehicles Act, which came into effect on September 1, imposes stricter penalties to ensure road safety. Police said this has brought down the number of violations.

Hardlook: In Gujarat, bumps ahead as Motor Vehicles Act comes into force

Implementation of the amended Motor Vehicles Act throws up fresh challenges to the traffic department and motorists. With the Gujarat government relaxing rules, citizens are taking it easy even as traffic police are all out to ensure compliance.

Ahmedabad: Positive change, 80% wearing helmets, says DCP

Tejas Patel, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Traffic administration), spoke to The Indian Express about how the city has fared in the past one week and what challenges lie ahead for the traffic police.

Ahmedabad: Working on online e-challan system, says Transport Commissioner

The Regional Transport Office (RTO) in Ahmedabad has been thronged by city residents waiting to acquire various necessary documents. Transport Commissioner Rajesh Manjhu speaks with The Indian Express


Delhi transport strike: Hundreds stranded as cabs, autos go off roads

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

Motor Vehicles Act: States cut traffic fines but raised no objection at GoM

The GoM was set up by Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on March 2, 2016 to deliberate and recommend changes in the Motor Vehicles Act and the Central Motor Vehicles Rules. It submitted its recommendations in a series of interim reports after every meeting.

Top news today evening: PM Modi campaigns in Nashik, Mamata meets Amit Shah in Delhi, and more

From Virat Kohli becoming the leading run-scorer in T20Is to transport strike in Delhi-NCR in protest of Motor Vehicles Act, here are the top headlines today evening.

MV Act in Gujarat: Deadline relaxed till Oct 15 for compulsory helmet rule

State Transport Minister RC Faldu told mediapersons after the meeting that all two-wheeler sellers will have to provide ISI-marked helmets free of cost along with bike or scooter to the customer, from Wednesday.