ITP take strict actions against traffic rules violators
ISLAMABAD – The Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) has issued 5,367 fine tickets to road-users for using mobile phones while driving and 12,984 other motorists for not fastening seat belts, a police spokesman said on Friday.
Following the directions of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad Muhammad Ahsan Younas, he said that a special campaign is underway to check violations while various squads headed by SSP (Traffic) Mazhar Iqbal are performing duties on the main roads of the city and taking action against the violators.
The SSP (Traffic) Mazhar Iqbal said that a campaign is underway to ensure a disciplinary traffic system in the city and he also appealed to the citizens to follow rules.
He said that ITP personnel have been directed to ensure the implementation of traffic rules and regulations irrespective of status and rank and demonstrate patience and politeness while issuing traffic violation tickets to the road users.
He said that it has been directed to adopt a decent attitude toward road users.
The SSP (Traffic) said that ITP is also ensuring action against other traffic rules violations.