Ponda traffic Police collected 71 lakh rupees from fines imposed on the traffic rules violators for the year 2021.
According to sources in Traffic Police, they booked 56988 vehicle riders for various traffic rules violations for the year 2021. The traffic violations increased in Ponda despite issuing fines by Police.
As against in the year traffic police had collected Rs.65,01600 by fining around 54625 violators, which means they collected six lakh more revenue from traffic fines for the year 2021.
For the last year, traffic police fined maximum bike riders for not wearing a helmet. 750 bike riders fined for riding triple seat, without seat belt 8578, No entry violations 3760, without proper number plate 4120, without numbers 1290, dangerous parking 7278, dangerous driving 509, talking on mobile while riding 218, without license riding 400, driving under the influence of alcohol 26, without proper headlight 447 besides fines issued for various other violations.