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Traffic Violators To Pay Double Fine In West Bengal

To prevent rising traffic violation, the West Bengal Government increased penalty under Motor Vehicles Act. In effect immediately, the violators need to pay 10 times more than the previous fine. Notably, now for offences like over speed, drunken driving, traffic signals and others in between Rs 500 to Rs 5,000. The Mamata Banerjee led TMC Government took stern decision to curb the rising accidents in the state. 

Thu, 03 Feb 2022 - 06:14 PM / by Varsha Joshi

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