Uttar Pradesh Extra Transport Commissioner Mukesh Chandra notified all of the Regional Transport Officers of the state a few new order on December 24th. The order has now banned any sort of caste stickers on the autos and route to grab the automobile if discovered responsible. The Uttar Pradesh Police has began implementing the order and has began issuing challans and seizing autos too.

The primary automobile below the brand new rule is booked in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. Ashish Saxena driving his automobile with “Saxena Ji” written on the rear windscreen. The cops booked the individual below part 177 of the Motor Automobile act. The cops have instructions to grab the autos flouting the principles however as per the UP Police, there isn’t a regulation to grab the autos. The police additionally say that there’s a fantastic of Rs 500 for the primary time offenders and if the violation is repeated, Rs 1,5000 fantastic shall be imposed.

The brand new rule comes after Harshpal Prabhu from Maharashtra wrote to the Prime Minister Workplace on the identical matter. He wrote to the PMO that such show of caste on the automobile needs to be checked to sop caste-based crime. Because the letter grew to become viral, the UP transport division issued the order. No different state has began such a drive but. Nonetheless, there’s a likelihood that different states will comply with the identical within the coming instances.

Noida 2

Not the primary time

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UP Police have accomplished such drives prior to now too. Final 12 months, police groups had been unfold throughout Noida and Higher Noida area to catch such autos. Any automobile or motorbike with caste, faith or authorities submit displayed on the home windows and quantity plates had been fined based on the regulation. Greater than 250 autos had been fined inside a day and about 1,500 challans had been issued within the particular two-day drive in these areas.

The regulation or rule is already within the MV Act. Nonetheless, the police forces of the states don’t act on such violations in any respect. It was the primary time in years {that a} challan was issued for displaying caste on the windscreen of the automobile. Noida police stated final 12 months that such writing and show of caste create a sense of insecurity among the many motorists and create a nuisance. That’s the reason the particular drive came about final 12 months.

The cops additional stated that any sort of tampering with the quantity plate is prohibited. Below sections 177 of the MV Act and Rule 50 and 51 of the 1989 MV Act, the quantity plate shouldn’t show something aside from the registration quantity. The cops from the state are anticipated to do particular drives sooner or later to subject challans to the violators within the close to future.

HSRP problem

Motorists from Delhi-NCR are additionally dealing with the drive in opposition to the set up of Excessive-Safety Registration Plate (HSRP). The Delhi Police are issuing challans for not having HSRP and the colour-coded stickers. The fantastic quantity is Rs 5,500 and there are lots of who’ve are struggling due to the identical. Because of the excessive rush, the positioning for reserving the HSRP is crashing too. As per stories the Delhi Police paused the challans however has began it not too long ago once more.