Nagaland

DC Mon: Suspension of driving license for 3 months for violation of traffic rules

Mon, September 4 (NE): In the larger interest of public service and safety, and in pursuance of the directives of the Supreme Court Committee on Road Safety, Thavaseelan K, IAS, Deputy Commissioner & Chairman RTA, Mon has notified that a penalty of suspension of driving license for 3 (three) months for violation of laws relating to helmets/seat belts, use of mobile phones while driving, and dangerous driving will be strictly enforced and implemented within the jurisdiction of Mon district.

The general public are requested to strictly adhere to the proposed parking lots and traffic regulations within Mon town, issued by this Office’s Letter dated 7th August 2019, which will be enforced shortly in its original form or modified form after taking into consideration the claims and objections submitted in this regard.

The Deputy Commissioner has also directed the enforcing officers and staff to conduct periodic checking in order to minimize the inconveniences caused to passengers due to constant breakdown of public service vehicles like buses and taxis plying between districts.

Further, the restriction on the use of 3 (three) wheelers in Hill Sector due to road safety concerns and safety of public life vide this Office’s Notification dated 9th July 2019 is already in force.

(News Source: DIPR)