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203 stolen motorcycles siezed in police swoop on Bangalore gang

The ring leader of the gang Yogaraj had accumulated wealth including four residential sites and half an acre of land.

Eye in sky to nail traffic offenders on Eastern Freeway

High-end cameras will photograph number plate and drivers, challans will be sent to homes.


Day after child loses arm in accident, bus driver arrested

Police said that the driver has been identified as Brij Pal and a case of negligent driving has been lodged against him.

In first online auto permit lottery in state, winners take it all

A total of 69,000 people across Maharashtra were selected through the lottery, of whom 33,000 were from the Mumbai Metropolitan Region.

RTO to webcast auto licence lottery today

While 1.75 lakh applications were received for the permit, 1.49 lakh candidates were selected.

In absence of rules, police start using blue beacons

RTO officials said 15 vehicles had been warned for misuse of beacons in the state so far following the SC order.


Patil slams RTO, says those with money get driving licences easily

Patil said that those police officers playing an important role in solving traffic problems in the state would be rewarded with a hike in salary.

Auto drivers peeved with RTO for not following HC directives

The auto unions are arguing that HC had issued different directives in 2004.

RTO approaches higher-ups for stern rules on driving licence for foreigners

During the hearing,it was told that record of foreign nationals applying at the RTO is not maintained separately.

14 days to deadline but only 22,000 autos have re-calibrated meters

The previous deadline was November 30 but it was extended due to the poor percentage of re-calibrated meters.