In a significant development, the Ministry of Interior has announced revised fines for traffic rule violations within the Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT), with a renewed focus on promoting road safety and responsible driving.
اسلام آباد میں ٹریفک قوانین کی خلاف ورزی پر جرمانوں میں اضافہ کردیا گیا،وزارت داخلہ نے نئے عائد جرمانوں سے متعلق نوٹیفکیشن جاری کردیا۔نئے نوٹیفکیشن کے مطابق کم سے کم جرمانہ 500 روپے ہوگا،تیز رفتاری پرموٹر سائیکل سوار کو 1000روپے،موٹر کار کو 1500روپے،پی ایس وی وہیکل کو 2000جبکہ…— Islamabad Police (@ICT_Police) September 26, 2023
In an official notification released by the Interior Ministry, several key changes have been introduced to the fine structure, signaling the government’s commitment to enhancing traffic discipline. Here’s an overview of the revised fines:
Minimum Fine Raised to Rs 500
The minimum fine for traffic violations in the ICT has been set at Rs 500, emphasizing the importance of adhering to road regulations.
Speeding PenaltiesMotorcyclists caught overspeeding will face a fine of Rs 1,000.Motor car drivers exceeding speed limits will be fined Rs 1,500.Public service vehicle (PSV) operators found speeding will incur a fine of Rs 2,000.Heavy transport vehicle (HTV) drivers violating speed limits will face a fine of Rs 2,500.Other ViolationsA fine of Rs 1,500 will be imposed for the use of black-tinted windows.Irresponsible driving will result in a penalty of Rs 2,000.Underage drivers will be fined Rs 2,500 as a measure to deter this unsafe practice.Illegal parking will incur a fine of Rs 1,000.Those caught one-wheeling will face a substantial penalty of Rs 5,000.Driving Without a LicenseOperating a motorcycle without a valid driving license will result in a Rs 1,000 fine.Motor car drivers without proper licenses will be fined Rs 2,000.HTV and PSV operators lacking the required licenses will face an Rs 8,000 fine.
The Islamabad Capital Police (ITP) has urged citizens to diligently follow traffic regulations to avoid these increased fines. It is important to note that the primary objective behind the fine adjustments is to ensure the strict enforcement of traffic rules.
The Islamabad Police has emphasized that compliance with traffic regulations plays a crucial role in preventing accidents. To further this cause, they are actively conducting a comprehensive campaign to raise awareness about responsible driving and traffic safety.