Traffic Violations
India  /  Published 12.04.21

Parents die in accident, girl critical

 A couple was killed and  their seven-year-old daughter critically injured on Sunday after a speeding truck hit the motorcycle carrying them near Neulpur on NH-16 in Odisha’s Jajpur di...
By PTI in Jajpur

West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.21

Seven dead in 2 mishaps on NH12

Seven others in the e-rickshaw were admitted to Jangipur subdivisional hospital with serious injuries. “An unnatural death case has been started and we are awaiting post-mortem results,” ...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

West Bengal  /  Published 21.02.21

Truck kills pregnant pillion rider in Haroa

A pregnant woman and her husband, both in their 20s, died in Haroa’s Kulgachhi in North 24-Parganas on Friday night when their motorcycle was run over by a truck loaded with stone chips. The mi...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Haroa

Calcutta  /  Published 03.02.21

Tragedy reminder on forgotten flyover lessons

One man could have been still alive and another could have been saved from being accused of causing death due to negligence had both followed road rules while commuting through the Parama flyover on M...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 19.01.21

More smart eyes to enforce road rules

Calcutta police are installing automatic number plate recognition cameras and red light-violation detection cameras at 120 sites as part of their efforts to strengthen prosecutions using cameras, inst...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta


India  /  Published 15.01.21

Rs 1-lakh fine on biker for flouting norms in Odisha

The Odisha transport department has slapped a Rs 1.13 lakh fine on a motorcycle rider in Rayagada for violations under the Motor Vehicles Act. The rider, 20-year-old Prakash Banjara, who hails from A...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Calcutta  /  Published 07.01.21

Unruly buses make VIP Road dangerous

Despite regular accidents, the bus drivers seem indifferent. On the airport-bound flank of the VIP Road, a private bus raced to reach some passengers waiting near the Baguiati subway complex while an...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 24.12.20

Drink swoop is back, 26 drivers booked

As many as 326 motorists were prosecuted on Tuesday night for violating traffic norms. Twenty-six of them were allegedly driving under the influence of liquor. Booking motorists or bikers for drink d...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 18.11.20

New Town speed cameras with a direct line to cops

Speed cameras will be installed at regular intervals on the six-lane Major Arterial Road that connects New Town with Salt Lake on one end and the airport on the other. The 10.5km-long road had been o...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town

Calcutta  /  Published 03.11.20

Youths try to pull woman off bike on BT Road

Three youths on a bike tried to pull down a woman from a bike on BT Road early on Monday and thrashed her brothers before a passing police patrol came to their rescue, police said. Cops managed to ar...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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