POST TIME: 24 January, 2019 12:56:17 AM
6,165 cases filed in DMP traffic drive
UNB, Dhaka

6,165 cases filed in DMP traffic drive

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) traffic department filed 6,165 cases and fined Tk 28.71 lakh for flouting traffic rules in the capital on Tuesday. Thirty vehicles were also sent for dumping during the drive.

Among the cases, 1119 were lodged for driving on wrong side, 109 for using hydraulic horns, and 19 for using tinted glass.

Besides, cases were filed against 3,560 motorcycles for violation of traffic rules while 151 bikes were seized during the drive, said DMP Deputy Commissioner (Media) Masudur Rahman.

He said 26 cases were also filed against drivers for using mobile phones while driving.