Port Blair, March 16: In view of instances of rash, negligent & drunken driving in the Municipal areas by mischief makers A&N Islands Traffic Police conducted a special drive against drunken and disorderly driving on 14.03.2020 & 15.03.2020 late night. During the drive, around 700 vehicles were checked by the traffic teams and 159 vehicles were found in violation of various sections of the Motor Vehicle Act & Rules and were challaned. The special drive was conducted under the command of Mr. Ajay Kumar Rai, DANIPS, Dy. SP (Traffic) under the close supervision of Mr. Anant Mittal, IPS, SP (Traffic).
Moreover, during the special drive, Total 16 drivers/riders were found to driving when drunk viz.1) N. Marimuthu S/o R. Nagrajan (31) yrs R/o Austinabad near Mariamma Temple. 2) K. Vasanta Rao S/o K. Lakshman Rao (33) yrs R/o near Dignabad School. 3) Tenu Ram S/o Late Rama Ram (32) yrs R/o School Line. 4) M. Raja S/o K.R. Manickam (45) yrs R/o C/48, Lamba Line 5) Apurba Mondal S/o Kamod Mondal (22) yrs R/o Gurudwara Lane. 6) A.Jogamaiah S/o A. Yerraiah (30) yrs R/o Anarkali Basti near Ground. 7) Abdul Javed S/o Abdul Aziz (28) yrs R/o Phoenix Bay 8) S. Ramesh S/o Subramaniam (43) yrs R/o Junglighat 9) K. Kumareshan S/o N. Kesaran (22) yrs R/o Atlanta Point 10) Pankaj Kumar S/o Ram Naresh Singh (29) yrs R/o Haddo 11) V. Kumar S/o Late Valithiyalingam (43) yrs R/o Aberdeen Bazar Near SBI 12) A.Raju S/o Shri Alagam (40) yrs R/o Bathu Basti Near Vegetable Market 13) Jeevan Das S/o Late Laxman Das (47) yrs R/o Dollygunj 14) Yogesh Lall S/o Madan Lall(27) yrs R/o RGT Road 15) Manesh Ekka S/o Paulus Ekka (27) yrs R/o Prothrapur Jn. 16) C. Pandi S/o Late K.Chellaih (48) yrs R/o Machi Lane.
The Traffic Police once again cautions vehicle users to obey the traffic rule & regulations and the traffic signal and signs displayed at various junctions and places. Further, the vehicle users/owners are also cautioned to abstain from obstructive Parking of their vehicles and are advised to park at the designated place of parking as declared by them during the time of vehicle registration. Action would be taken against violators of traffic rules as per Law.
It is once again requested from general public to report traffic violators through Facebook @ www.facebook.coom/andamanNicobarTrafficPolice, twitter @ www.twitter.com/ANTrafficPolice and Whatsapp @ 9531892228 by posting clear photo/video of erring drive/rider violating traffic rules with clear visible registration number of vehicle, date time and location of violation for initiating further legal action. Your details shall not be shared.