Traffic police collect Rs. 30 Cr in fines

In the last year Bangalore Traffic police caught 30 lakh two-wheeler riders for not wearing helmets. They collected nearly Rs. Rs. 30 crore in fines. Labani Mahanandy Bangalore’s Traffic Department collected more than Rs. 30 crore in fines from people riding without helmets  last year. This year, till June, they have collected over Rs. 17 […]

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Over 3L drivers fined for no uniform

Transport drivers ignoring the uniform law are in lakhs every year. Under Motor vehicle (Amendment) Bill, 2019 the fine is to be increased. Labani Mahanandy   A large number of Bangalore transport drivers are violating the rule about wearing uniform on duty. Nearly four lakh drivers were fined for the uniform law violation last year.  […]

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Drones Installed to Control Bengaluru’s Traffic

Drones should monitor the city’s traffic within one month To tackle the traffic congestion of Bengaluru city in August there was a collaboration planned between a drones’ Delhi based company (Omnipresent Robot Tech) and the city of Bangalore. A Government official said, ’’A meeting has been scheduled in the first week of November, but it […]

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Inspection for Solar Rooftop Generation Units Conducted

Units that are capable of producing electricity above 1 MW through rooftop solar panels operating through photovoltaic cells were subjected to inspection According to the notice issued by the Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited (BESCOM), an electricity inspector carried out an overall inspection of all generation units on rooftops that produce solar energy in Bangalore. […]

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Bengaluru Traffic Management Fails to Stop Violation at Church Street

Overspeeding and parking violation problematic even after measures were taken by the traffic police. Bengaluru, Sept. 4, 2018: Church Street is one of the prime spots in the city which people visit often to spend their time. The street is usually full of people, both on the street as well as on the sidewalks. But, […]

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No Changes in Traffic after the ‘No Lorries’ Rule

The Police collect Rs. 70,000 fine per day from the truck drivers even after the ‘no lorries’ rule, during peak hours Bangalore, September. 4, 2018 : There are minimal or no changes found in the traffic in the IT capital of India, even after the police tried to curb the traffic in the city by […]

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Road Near Chickpete Dug up, Causing Traffic for Commuters

Arcot Srinivasachar (AS Char) Street construction is planned for two months, metro and market commuters suffer. Bengaluru, Sept. 04, 2018 : AS Char Street near Chickpete metro station has been dug up for the past two months, causing major traffic congestion near the market area. Commuters, pedestrians and shopkeepers are confronting issues in the market. […]

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