DMP files 8,385 cases for traffic rules violation

Realises Tk 2.691 million as fine over violations

Published: September 23, 2018 16:58:10 | Updated: September 23, 2018 21:40:45

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Traffic division of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) in their simultaneous drives on the city streets of Dhaka on Saturday filed 8,385 cases against different modes of vehicles for traffic rules violation.

It also realised Tk 2.691 million as fine for traffic rules violation, said an official release.

Of the total cases, 664 cases were lodged for driving on wrong sides, 204 for using hydraulic horn, 11 for using hotter and beckon light, 27 vehicles for using tinted glass and two others for using police stickers, said a BSS report.

Police filed 2,884 cases against motorcycles and seized 127 others for violation of the traffic rules.

Traffic police has dumped 31 vehicles and wrecked 1059 others.

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