Extensive vehicle checking drive was lanched by ARTO Samba along with his team of officials including MVI Madan Lal and other officers. 1.05 lac fines was recovered and still drive was continue..
ARTO strongly appealed to the operators and drivers to avoid overloading rash and reckless driving obey traffic laws and operate their vehicles with in permitted load and seating capacity in the Goods carriers and passenger vehicles respectively.
He further disclosed that MVD teams in different area has now started off loading the overload vehicles at the risk of owners ” drivers” operators as per section 114 of Motor vehicle Act 1988 and in the coming days more strigent steps would be adopted to curb the menace of overloading and promote road safety.
He further said that road safety awareness progrmme would be routine affairs in the schools and colleges to promote road safety. He further appealed to all road users to follow safety norms while on public roads.