Enforcement drive against traffic violations carried out at Bandipora
BANDIPORA: To promote safer road practices and reduce traffic violations, a joint team of the Motor Vehicle Department Bandipora, Municipal Council and Traffic Police Bandipora today launched an enforcement drive in the main market Bandipora to curb the problems of traffic jams, wrong parking and ensure free flow of traffic.
The enforcement drive was carried out to encourage active engagement from the community, including pedestrians, and public transport users in promoting a culture of responsibility and adherence to traffic laws.
During the drive, the team checked hundreds of vehicles and also imposed fines on many offenders for wrong parking and other traffic violations.
ARTO Bandipora, Bilal Ahmad Mir informed that today’s enforcement drive was part of measures to address issues such as illegal parking, traffic flow management, and pedestrian safety enhancements.
In his message, ARTO Bandipora appealed to road users to refrain from illegal parking and violation of traffic laws that disrupt traffic flow and pose safety hazards.
He said illegal parking not only obstructs the smooth movement of vehicles but also creates inconvenience for pedestrians and emergency services besides it also leads to traffic congestion.