Huge leap in number of traffic violators in Ahmedabad

Bikers were the most threatening as near 6,500 grievances were stopped against them. Over speeding cases have likewise observed a flood during the pandemic.

There has been a tremendous spike in the quantity of cases being enrolled in the city of being on the telephone while driving. Ahmedabad recorded 13,162 situations where local people were utilizing telephones while driving. These wrongdoers have given fines worth just about 66 lakhs.

Bikers were the most threatening as near 6,500 grumblings were documented against them. Over-speeding cases have likewise observed a flood during the Covid pandemic. In the initial nine months of 2019, just 16 cases had been enrolled towards this, yet in a similar time span this year, an astounding 661 cases have been recorded.

Mayanksinh Chavda, joint magistrate of police, city traffic, told the Times of India, “Majority people caught talking on mobile while driving and speeding said their relative was in hospital and they were rushing due to a medical emergency in the family.”

Another official was of the conclusion that individuals are restless in the hour of the pandemic, in the Unlock time frame, and they submit these offenses because of vulnerability.

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