Hyderabad: Although, the new Motor Vehicles Act has not yet been implemented in TS, a person in Nalgonda had to pay Rs. 10000 as fine.
According to the report of the police, this incident took place on Tuesday at Nakrikal Circle, Nalgonda District. The man was found driving a car in drunken state.
Police present him in court
Police seized his car and presented him in the Magistrate’s Court at Nakrikal.
Since he violated the traffic rules for the first time, a fine of Rs. 10000 was imposed. In case, he fails to pay the fine, he has to face imprisonment for 15 days.
It may be mentioned that the new Motor Vehicles Act envisages heavy amounts of fines to traffic violators. Principal Secretary of Transport Dept. Mr. Sunil Sharma had indicated earlier that Govt. of TS is considering to alter the clauses of the act.