ITP takes action against 8,678 bikers during ongoing month.

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ISLAMABAD, Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) took prompt action against 8678 motorcyclists during ongoing month for not using helmets and imposed fines on them.

Following directions of Inspector General of Police Islamabad Muhammad Aamir Zulfiqar, ITP’s traffic education and enforcement campaign is underway against those involved in rash driving and violations of traffic rules.

Under supervision of Senior Superintendent of Police (Traffic) Farrukh Rasheed, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSPs) in all traffic zones are ensuring strict action against those violating traffic rules. Special squads have been constituted by him for the purpose which are performing duties at important avenues and boulevards of the city.

Along with, police teams from Education Wing remain present on important roads and gave safety tips to road users.

Following the efforts of these squads, police said that 8678 motorcyclists driving bikes without helmets were fined while 290 bikes were also impounded at various police stations.

The SSP (Traffic) Farrukh Rasheed has said that such punitive measures are not being taken to tease anyone but the only purpose is to ensure safety to the lives of road users. He has appealed the road users to cooperate with police and follow traffic rules.

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