Islamabad - Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) have decided to launch campaign against those involved in wheelies, rash driving and car racing, said a police source on Thursday. Following the directives of Inspector General of Police Islamabad Tahir Alam Khan, special squads have been constituted to check wheelie, car racing and rash driving which not only put the lives of violators in danger but also of other road users. Various teams and special squad of ITP would patrol in various areas of the city especially in 7th avenue, 9th avenue, Margallah Road, Kashmir and Highway.
, Murree Road to take action against speedsters who play stunt on roads.
The policemen of these teams and squad performing in these areas would ensure special vigilance and stopping B youngsters to get involved in these stunts putting their lives on risk.
Quoting to the SSP (Traffic) Malik Matloob, the source said that strict action would be taken against one bwheelers and car racers. He appealed the parents to ensure strict vigilance of their children and do not allow them to play stunt on the roads and risk their lives. “Such steps by the ITP have the only purpose to ensure safe road environment for the citizens of Islamabad,” he said but termed the cooperation of the parents vital to stop such life-threatening stunts.
He said that bike of one-wheelers would be impounded and heavy fine tickets will be delivered to them. “No laxity will be tolerated in this regard,” he added.