Crime in Hyderabad

Driving in drunken condition: Police launches special campaign, seizes vehicles

Driving in drunken condition: Police launches special campaign, seizes vehicles
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Hyderabad: Under the supervision of ACP (Traffic), Mr. Koteswara Rao, a campaign was launched against the persons who were driving vehicles under drunken conditions. In this campaign, the inspectors of five police stations, namely; SR Nagar, Banjara Hills, Jubilee Hills, Panjagutta and Begumpet participated. 48 cases were registered and 44 cars and 4 motorcycles were seized. The violators would be counseled in Begumpet Police Station.

According to the press note of the police, a few youths were found in drunken condition with their female friends.

In one of the cases, a girl was also found driving in a drunken condition. Her counseling was done at Begumpet Police Station. The purpose of this campaign was to avoid road accidents.