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Mohali traffic police start delivering medicines to senior citizens’ doorsteps

June 04, 2021 3:38 am

SP (Traffic and Cyber Security) Gurjot Singh Kaler told The Indian Express that the traffic police personnel are helping the elderly couples by delivering medicines at doorstep, besides taking them to the vaccination centres for the jab.

In bid to reduce corruption, Chandigarh traffic cops' duties to be assigned through software

November 05, 2020 10:00 am

Under the Manpower Management Policy, the traffic police have prepared a randomisation software free from human interference. The software automatically picks the names of the personnel for duty assignments, making sure that everyone gets 24-hour rest once in a week.

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.”


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.