Goa to follow Gujarat, reduce hefty ‘Talao’
तालांव करतले उणो : गोंय घेतलें गुजरातची देख
11 Sep 2019 08:33 PM
The transport minister was speaking after the news of the Gujarat government reducing the fines as per the newly amended Motor Vehicle Act. He however says the implementation will only be by January next year.
GUJARAT: WHAT’S REDUCED?
OFFENCE CENTRAL GUJARAT
No helmet & Seatbelt Rs 1000 Rs 500
Obstructing Fire Brigade/Ambulance Rs 10,000 Rs 1000
Triple-riding a two-wheeler Rs 1000 Rs 100
Wrong-side driving Settle in Court On-the-spot fine
No PUC Certificate Rs 10,000 Rs 3000
NOT CHANGED IN GUJARAT
Drunken Driving Rs 10,000
Under-18 Driving Rs 25,000
Jumping traffic light Rs 5000
However, he was also quite upfront in saying that there was no way he would implement the new fines as long as the road improvement was not done.
Former Transport Minister Sudin Dhavalikar however is of the opinion the state government has to implement the amendments to the motor vehicle act. And he is not agreeable with the Gujarat fine reduction. He also speaks on children riding and driving. Watch him.
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