Traffic Violations
India  /  Published 03.06.20

Truck kills 3 in Samastipur

Three persons were killed and four injured in Bihar’s Samastipur district when a speeding truck hit them after the driver lost control of the vehicle, police said on Wednesday. The incident hap...
By PTI in Samastipur

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.05.20

Speed demon prowls empty roads in Jamshedpur

 Less traffic on the highways has led to a surge in reckless driving, leading to fatal mishaps.A 26-year-old man, who was injured in a road mishap at Chowka on NH-33 under Chowka police station a...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 28.02.20

Kudos for Assam traffic policemen

Assam police felicitated traffic police officials who had fined the BJP’s Duliajan legislator Terosh Gowala for a traffic violation, despite the MLA creating a scene.The additional director-general ...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 19.02.20

Tax notice to vehicle owners in Kamrup

The Kamrup transport department has asked all vehicle owners to clear all tax-related documents by March 31 or else they could be fined heavily and their vehicles seized for non-clearance of documents...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

North East  /  Published 19.02.20

Road mishaps up in Upper Assam

According to the hospital authorities in Upper Assam, almost every second road accident victim is a young biker.Road mishaps have alarmingly increased recently in Upper Assam. “Speeding motorcycles ...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

Opinion  /  Published 06.01.20

Safety first is still not the mantra

Sir — Almost 40 people were booked every hour by the Noida Traffic Police on New Year’s Eve. Many in Calcutta, too, were seen helmetless or with two passengers riding pillion. It is shameful that ...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 05.01.20

The great cost of human negligence

Sir — It was heartbreaking to read about all the animals that died when a fire tore through a monkey enclosure at the Krefeld Zoo in northwestern Germany at the dawn of the new year. Police suspect ...
By The Telegraph in

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.01.20

Hit-&-run youth’s kin splash cash

Family members of the youth whose car mowed down a group of catering employees in the small hours of Wednesday, killing two instantly, on Thursday handed over Rs 1.5 lakh in cash to each bereaved fami...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 01.01.20

Trust levels in police not acceptable

According to the National Crime Records Bureau, the incidence of crime in India has been declining since the 1990s. In a recent article in the Economic and Political Weekly, we had used trend analysis...
By Hanif Qureshi in

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.12.19

Drive minus helmet at own risk

The traffic wing of the district police will resume helmet-checking drives in the steel city soon.Such checks were being carried out but on a lower scale till October end because of inadequate police ...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpdur


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