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DMP files 4,617 cases over traffic violations

DHAKA, The traffic division of Dhaka Metropolitan

Police (DMP) has filed a total 4,617 cases over traffic violations in the

capital yesterday.

Police realized Taka 22, 40,800 as fine from the traffic offenders.

Police also sent 26 vehicles to dumping and 513 more to wrecking, a DMP

release said here today.

The DMP sources further said cases were filed against 698 vehicles for

going into wrong way, 53 vehicles for using hydraulic horns, four for using

hooters and beacon light and eight vehicles were booked for using black

glasses on windows.

Cases were also filed against 1,674 motorcycles for violating traffic

rules and 92 more were seized. 10 drivers were also booked for talking on

mobile phones while driving, the release added.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)