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Rs. 23.6 cr. traffic fine in 3 years
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Rs. 23.6 cr. traffic fine in 3 years

March 19, 2022

State collected Rs. 660 crore traffic penalties between 2019 and 2021: Home Minister Mysore/Mysuru: The City Police stands second in the State when it comes to traffic fine collection as between 2019 and 2021 — traffic offenders (violation of Motor Vehicle Act) have coughed up Rs. 23.6 crore. Bengaluru City stands in the first place…

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 Police intensify checks; collect Rs. 1.36 crore in one month
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Traffic Police intensify checks; collect Rs. 1.36 crore in one month

December 6, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Vehicle users, especially two-wheeler riders — who were used for a care-free ride without wearing helmets and flouting traffic rules after lockdown and amidst virus scare — are in for a shock over the last few days as the Traffic Police have started cracking down on even smallest of violations. The crackdown has netted…

Fine us, but punish them
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Fine us, but punish them

September 14, 2019

Three weeks ago, a friend picked me up for lunch. He was late. The reason for the delay he said was the long line at the RTO and Emission Certification Centre.  A few minutes into our drive, I noticed there was a red ‘L’ board sticker on his windshield. He said his licence had expired…

Traffic fine: First day collection – Rs.1.78 lakh
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Traffic fine: First day collection – Rs.1.78 lakh

September 8, 2019

Mysuru: The City Police have begun collecting revised penalties for traffic offences from motorists since yesterday.  According to information provided by the city Police, 162 cases were booked against traffic offenders yesterday yielding a fine of Rs.1,78,500.  However, the number of cases booked yesterday was lower than 10 percent of the average number of cases…

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