Traffic Violations
News  /  Published 16.09.22

Pay online traffic fines pending in Kolkata courts

Pending traffic fines that could be cleared only after a physical visit to court can now be paid online. An online service to enable e-payment of pending traffic fines, a joint collaboration of Kolkat...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 07.08.22

Kolkata schools remind parents about wearing helmets

Schools are reminding parents and children to wear helmets when they come to school, a rule that many of them have forgotten over the last two-and-a-half years. At least one school has started sendin...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar, Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

News  /  Published 20.07.22

Rule-flout autos rule Salt Lake and VIP Road, with impunity

Autorickshaws flouting every traffic rule, and without caring for the safety of their passengers and others, ply with impunity in Salt Lake and VIP Road, among other places. After commercial operatio...
By Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

Calcutta  /  Published 21.08.21

Teenage biker critically injured in Calcutta

An 18-year-old motorcyclist travelling with two of his friends was critically injured when the two-wheeler collided with a motorcycle from the opposite direction early on Friday. The accident, at the...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

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


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