Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

Mumbai Traffic Police


Travelling without seatbelt: All car passengers to be fined from today as rule kicks in

November 10, 2022 1:52 pm

The issue of seat belts in rear seats came up after the death of Cyrus Mistry, former chairman of Tata Sons, in a road accident in Maharashtra’s Palghar on September 4.

Mumbai: 23,547 auto-rickshaws, taxis fined in October for refusing passengers

November 10, 2022 1:52 pm

The traffic police had warned of strict action after receiving several complaints from commuters about fare refusals in October, resulting in a spike in enforcement compared to September.

Traffic police to crack down on taxis, auto drivers who refuse short rides

October 30, 2022 3:48 pm

The decision was taken after the traffic police received many complaints from commuters and officials raised this issue in their monthly meeting at traffic police headquarters in Worli.

Major traffic restrictions across Mumbai for Devi immersion procession on Wednesday, Thursday

October 08, 2022 11:39 pm

In south Mumbai, some portions of Sardar Vallabhai Patel road, VP road, JSS road, Pandita Ramabai road and Dattaram Lad Road will be shut for vehicular traffic. In eastern suburbs, some portions of the Dindayal Upadhyay road, Jangal mangal road and Tank road will be shut for vehicular traffic.

Mumbai: Here are new traffic routes in Kurla due to Metro and sewage line work

September 29, 2022 7:25 pm

The work will be carried out on the south-bound stretch of the Santacruz-Chembur link road, and on the stretch between Kanakiya Zillion to Kapadiya Nagar. The traffic restrictions will be in place from 12 am on October 1 till 12 am on March 1, 2023.

Mumbai: Traffic police discard former police commissioner’s order, resume towing of vehicles

September 28, 2022 7:33 pm

The decision to ban towing of vehicles was taken by former police commissioner Sanjay Pandey who is now in the custody of the Enforcement Directorate.

Mumbai put on alert as police get 26/11-like attack threat

August 21, 2022 7:00 am

The traffic police's helpline number had received messages on its WhatsApp number around 11.35 pm on Friday, claiming that an attack will soon be executed in the city to revive memories of the November 26, 2008 attacks.

Mumbai news update: Five roads in Dadar to be shut today for Dahi Handi celebrations

August 19, 2022 10:06 am

Dadar Dahi Handi celebrations today: The vehicular movement shall be restricted from 7 am to 11 pm on account of the Janmashtami celebrations.

Over 6,200 penalised in city for riding bikes without helmet

June 10, 2022 3:25 am

Traffic police officials said it is compulsory to use a helmet while riding motorbike or pillion under Section 129 of the Motor Vehicle Act, 1988.

Mumbai: Rs 500 fine if pillion riders do not wear helmets

May 26, 2022 1:37 am

"The driver as well as the pillion rider on a bike will have to wear helmets. We will start initiating action against those not wearing helmets after 15 days," stated Raj Tilak Roushan, DCP (Traffic HQ/ Central) in the statement issued Wednesday.