Drunk and Drive has become a major problem for Hyderabad traffic police. In order to overcome the problems, Hyderabad Police Commissioner took an initiative to conduct counseling sessions for those whose caught while driving drunk. Especially minors who are not possessing a valid driving license and caught drunk and drive.
According to the motor vehicles Act, the police were now ceasing the license if they wee caught in drunk and drive case again and again. The city police took an initiative on the death of a 10-year-old schoolgirl, which had evoked outrage in the city. You will be shocked after hearing the n. of minors who were caught drunk and drive.
Minors Caught Drunk & Drive:
Hyderabad police have caught as many as 267 minors and 153 drunk drivers respectively during the special drives conducted in the city against violators of the Motor Vehicles Act. They were given counseling session along with their parents. The parents felt annoyed first but later they realised that it is for their children’s sake.
“The numbers are really high, but we are not going to let this continue. We will catch each one of them and make sure they don’t drink and drive again,” said LS Chauhan, DCP Traffic, Hyderabad.
Hyderabad Additional Commissioner (Traffic) Jitender during a meeting on Thursday said, “A special drive was conducted on Wednesday in the city against minors driving without a valid driving licence. As many as 267 cases have been booked and this is the highest number in recent times. We have counselled the minors and their parents.”