In view of Holi, the Delhi Site visitors Police has made elaborate preparations to make sure the security of motorists and particular checking groups may even be deployed at main intersections to detect and prosecute visitors violators, officers stated on Saturday.
The visitors police have appealed to all motorists to keep away from visitors violations and urged folks to observe authorities directives and never rejoice the upcoming festivals at public locations.
Because the pageant of Holi will likely be celebrated on Monday, elaborate visitors preparations have been made to make sure the security of motorists on roads and strict motion will likely be taken towards these discovered indulging in drunken driving, performing stunts on two-wheelers, using with out helmets, over-speeding, leaping the purple gentle, harmful driving or every other visitors violations, in line with the visitors police.
”Particular checking groups will likely be deployed at main intersections and weak factors to detect and prosecute visitors violations. Particular visitors police checking groups, together with PCR and native police groups, will likely be stationed on varied roads and strategic areas throughout Delhi to test drunken driving, red-light leaping and different violations. Radar weapons will likely be deployed at varied weak roads to test incidents of over-speeding,” Joint Commissioner of Police (Site visitors) Meenu Choudhary stated.
Citing the federal government directives within the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the police stated public celebrations and gatherings, congregations throughout upcoming festivals equivalent to Holi, Shab-e-Barat, Navaratri should not allowed at public locations, parks, markets or non secular locations throughout Delhi and any individual discovered violating the directives shall be prosecuted in accordance with regulation.
”In keeping with the instructions of the Supreme Court docket Committee on Street Security, in instances of drunken driving, red-light leaping, utilizing a cell phone whereas driving, harmful driving and over-speeding, the driving licence may even be seized and be answerable for suspension for a interval of minimal three months,” Choudhary stated.
Motion may even be initiated towards the house owners whose autos are discovered to be pushed by minors and unauthorised individuals performing stunts or driving and not using a licence, the officer added.