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Traffic cop suspended over video of him ‘making religious slurs’

September 23, 2020 4:20 am

The four-minutes-long video clip, purportedly shows an interaction between a Rajasthan based truck driver and two traffic police constables who are demanding license and other documents related to the vehicle from the former, at a check post in Deesa.

Pune-Solapur Highway: Traffic cop climbs onto moving tanker after driver falls unconscious, averts major mishap

September 14, 2020 3:03 pm

Manoj Patil, Superintendent of Police, Solapur Rural, said the tanker would have kept moving had Chaughule not intervened. “The road slopes downwards ahead of the toll plaza. A major accident could have taken place had he not stopped the tanker on time,” he said.

Chandigarh: 68 traffic police personnel issued notices to explain poor challaning performance

September 03, 2020 8:29 am

Sources said all the 68 traffic police personnel were asked to appear at traffic police lines, Sector 29, on August 30. However, merely a handful of traffic cops came to the police lines-29. Some of them decided to file representations against the explanation before senior officers.

Allow us to use 50 per cent of total challan money: Chandigarh traffic police to Centre

January 14, 2020 3:57 am

The demand has been made through the UT Administration, which forwarded the letter to the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, which sent it to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).

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."

Traffic cop, bus driver fight over parking violation in Bengaluru; video goes viral

October 22, 2019 3:44 pm

The driver, traffic police said, got into a heated argument with the traffic cop when was told to move the bus.

Not just MV Act, speeding or driving rashly can attract charges under IPC as well. Here is why

October 07, 2019 8:10 pm

This is because "there is no conflict between the provisions of the IPC and the MV Act", and "both the statutes operate in entirely different spheres", the Supreme Court said on Monday.

Chandigarh: Day after new fines, confusion prevails

September 03, 2019 4:29 am

A traffic cop said, “There are a few categories, including driving without licence, driving while using mobile phones, in which the penalty was enhanced from Rs 1,000 to Rs 5,000. We are confused how much to slap fine on the violators.”

Chandigarh traffic police website hacked, link offers plumbing, drain-cleaning services

August 28, 2019 3:43 pm

As the matter came to the notice of senior officers, the link was removed from the ‘services rendered’ option of the police’s website.

Bengaluru: Police conduct surprise raids on pubs, register 1,169 drunken driving cases

July 29, 2019 6:23 pm

Bengaluru City Police Commissioner Alok Kumar inspected pubs and bars operating on Commercial Street and Church Street on Sunday night and later paid surprise visits to different police stations in the Central Business District area.


Doctor by profession, traffic man by choice

June 22, 2020 6:05 pm

8 years ago after he witnessed an ambulance ferrying a critical patient to a hospital got stuck in the middle of a traffic jam, Dr Krishna Yadav decided to be a traffic man.