The UT Administration had introduced eight pre-paid booths in association with the UT traffic police with a view to ensuring security of passengers and curbing the practice of auto-rickshaw drivers charging exorbitant fares.
Experts say that certain automobile agencies of four-wheelers and two-wheelers are encouraging people to not allow their children to sit on the front seats of cars or stand in the cavity between the handle of a two-wheeler and the rider’s seat.
On finding that 68 police personnel had died of stress-related diseases, including heart attack, brain stroke, hypertension etc. between 2011 and 2014, the study had suggested a slew of steps to ensure optimal utilisation of police personnel so they could get adequate rest.
The report shows that the registration of three-wheelers (autorickshaws) fell drastically in 2018 compared to previous years. In 2017, 2,050 three-wheelers were registered with State Transport Authority while the corresponding figure for 2018 was 139.
Panchkula Police Commissioner Saurabh Singh said the old National Highway between Kalka and Pinjore and the stretch between Pinjore and Nalagarh was in need of special attention in view of traffic arrangements.
Police Commissioner Singh confirmed that two aspects - how Gurdeep took his pistol home and was the district police department aware about his psychiatric treatment - will be ascertained during the probe.
The mastermind of JBT-TGT paper leak scam, Mithilesh Pandey, who surrendered on Tuesday after being on the run for over a year, was Wednesday remanded in two days’ police custody by the court of Judicial Magistrate First Class Imanbir Singh Dhaliwal. Accused Pandey of Lucknow had been absconding since his regular bail in October 2017. […]