Tag: City Traffic Police

‘Car garbage’
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‘Car garbage’

July 16, 2024

Who should clear abandoned vehicles? Should we complain to Traffic Police or Civil Police, residents ask Mysore/Mysuru: Defunct (scrap) vehicles parked on roadsides for years are marring the city’s beauty and causing concern among residents about their potential use for illegal activities. Residents are uncertain whether to lodge complaints with the Traffic Police or Civil…

Barricades near Sub-Urban Bus Stand arch cause traffic jams
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Barricades near Sub-Urban Bus Stand arch cause traffic jams

May 20, 2024

Mysore/Mysuru: The efforts of the Traffic Police to regulate vehicles near the arch opposite the Sub-Urban Bus Stand inadvertently resulted in vehicles getting stranded in the rain yesterday. Devaraja Traffic Police had barricaded both sides of the arch. Vehicles travelling from the Irwin Road side towards Mini Vidhana Soudha were directed to take a left…

Cops put spoke in wheelie stunts
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Cops put spoke in wheelie stunts

August 20, 2023

18 cases booked in a month in city; one arrested and sent to judicial custody; five Special Traffic Police Teams formed Mysore/Mysuru: The City Traffic Police have formed specials team to rein in wheeling cases and have registered 18 cases in a short span of one month. In one of the cases, the accused has…

City Traffic Police help fill Government coffer
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City Traffic Police help fill Government coffer

January 4, 2023

In 2022, Rs. 8,28,13,700 collected from 10,32,091 traffic violation cases Mysuru’s Traffic Police have tried their hardest to curtail traffic violations like overspeeding, rash driving, drunk driving, helmet-less riding or while on the phone by levying heavy fines on the violators. In 2022, Mysuru City Police booked 10,32,091 traffic violation cases and collected a fine…

City top cop distributes display cards to auto drivers
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City top cop distributes display cards to auto drivers

April 22, 2022

Mysore/Mysuru: In yet another initiative for the benefit of auto passengers and auto drivers alike, the City Traffic Police are issuing QR Code-enabled display cards for auto drivers. City Police Commissioner Dr. Chandragupta symbolically launched the drive by distributing the display card to a few auto drivers at his office in  Nazarbad this morning. Traffic…

Rs. 4 cr. traffic violation fines pending !
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Rs. 4 cr. traffic violation fines pending !

March 4, 2021

2,883 vehicles have traffic fines above Rs. 10,000 Mysore/Mysuru: If you find Traffic Cops lurking at corners of streets every other day, don’t be surprised. Apart from random checking of vehicles and catching offenders, they are hell-bent on spotting vehicles that have fines amounting to more than Rs. 10,000.  In Mysuru, there are 2,883 vehicles…

Rs. 1.50 crore collected as traffic fines every month
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Rs. 1.50 crore collected as traffic fines every month

February 21, 2021

5,000 violators booked every day, netting a revenue of Rs. 5 lakh  As of now no plans of reintroducing drunken driving checks: City Top Cop Mysore/Mysuru: City Traffic Police has been helping the Government to fill its coffers with the huge amounts collected in the form of fines from rule violators. Every day, over 5,000…

Traffic Cop prevents lamp post from falling on road
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Traffic Cop prevents lamp post from falling on road

November 27, 2018

Mysuru: A City Traffic Police personnel, using his presence of mind has prevented an ornamental electric lamp post from falling on the road near K.R. Circle here yesterday. The Cop, who noticed the lamp post leaning dangerously towards the road, informed the matter to the MCC personnel. MCC’s Abhaya team, which rushed to the spot,…

City Traffic Police get shoulder blinkers for safety during night
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City Traffic Police get shoulder blinkers for safety during night

July 23, 2018

Mysuru:  In a bid to prevent Traffic Police from possible road mishaps while manning traffic and also for the public to know the presence of Traffic Cops during night time, Mysuru City Traffic Police personnel have been given chargeable Shoulder Blinkers. DCP (Crime and Traffic) Dr. Vikram V. Amathe said that the Shoulder Blinkers were…

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