RANGPUR Rangpur Range of Bangladesh Police today
launched e-traffic prosecution system in all districts under its jurisdiction
to enable traffic rules violators in depositing penalty money easily in a
Deputy Inspector General (DIG) for Rangpur Range Devdas Bhattacharya
introduced the system at a function held at Rangpur Police Lines School and
College hall room here as the chief guest.
Rangpur Metropolitan Police Commissioner Abdul Alim Mahmud attended the
function as special guest.
Superintendent of Police (SP) for Rangpur Biplob Kumar Sarkar and SPs of
other seven districts under Rangpur Range Police, Senior Officer of U-cash
ATM Tahmiduzzman, General Manger of Grameen Bank for Rajshahi Zone Mohammad
Quamrul Alam Sarker, Q-cash official Shah Musfikur Rahman and senior police
officials were present.
DIG Devdas Bhattacharya said the Road Transport Act-2018 would be useful to
bring back order in the road traffic system.
This Act has not been enacted to raise amount of fines for traffic rule
violators to realise more money. But, it has been enacted aiming at bringing
discipline in the road traffic system for building a safe country, he said.
The e-traffic prosecution system would relieve clients from standing in
queues or running after offices and courts reducing their sufferings and
saving times making payment process of fined money easier and transparent.
The new system will enable clients in depositing fined money soon after
recording cases relating to violation of traffic rules and regulations
through U-cash and Q-cash easily utilising the new digitised system at
The e-traffic prosecution system will ensure transparency in traffic
policing activities, oblige drivers in abiding by traffic rules and keeping
necessary documents while driving vehicles on the roads and highways to
reduce the number of road accidents, he said.
Later, all eight SPs of eight districts under Rangpur Range Police
exchanged contracts signed with U-cash, Grameenphone and Q-cash to enable
traffic rule violator clients in paying fined money easily at different
booths in Rangpur division.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)