NEWS5, Feb 2019, 12:59 PM IST
Helmet rule for pillion riders: Bengalureans don’t care as 13 lakh cases registered
Despite the mandatory helmet rule by the Bengaluru Traffic Police (BTP) in 2016, the two-wheeler riders seem to have dumped the traffic rule literally. The data from BTP says 13,40,824 pillion riders were caught for not wearing helmet last year
NEWS4, Feb 2019, 12:38 PM IST
Bengaluru’s 13 ‘dangerous traffic zones’ claimed 425 lives in 2018
Among 44 traffic police stations in Bengaluru, 13 continue to witness high number of deaths every year. Hence the motorists should be aware and avoid these 13 'deadly zones'. Out of 684 accident-related deaths, a whopping 425 have been reported from these 13 stations alone
NEWS31, Jan 2019, 3:53 PM IST
15,253 driving licences face suspension in Bengaluru
Bengaluru city traffic police have sent a strong message to traffic rule violators. To deter motorists from reckless driving, popping wheelies, driving under the influence of alcohol and driving in the wrong way on one-way streets, the Bengaluru Traffic Police have recommended 15,253 motorist driving licence for suspension
NEWS8, Jan 2019, 5:53 PM IST
Bharat bandh: Rallies throw Bengaluru traffic out of gear
The protests held in Bengaluru's Town Hall and the long march to reach Freedom Park threw city’s vehicular traffic out of gear. Urban experts said the city with over 1 crore population cannot manage such protests
LIFESTYLE31, Dec 2018, 5:31 PM IST
Bengaluru traffic: Here are details of traffic diversion, 'no-vehicle roads' in Bengaluru on New Year's eve
All flyovers will be closed for travel between 8pm and 2am. Vehicles have been banned on roads surrounding MG Road after 8pm.
BENGALURU27, Dec 2018, 7:14 PM IST
No vehciles on eight Bengaluru roads on December 31
It’s time for the city to revel in the spirit of the New Year. The Bengaluru Traffic Police have chalked out a plan to ensure the safety of motorists and avoid traffic jams on a few prominent roads. In this regard, vehicle movement on eight roads will be suspended from December 31 evening to the early morning of January 1.
Karnataka13, Aug 2018, 7:00 PM IST
Five lakh vehicles added to Bengaluru's busy roads
In the year 2017-2018, 5.73 lakh vehicles are added to Bengaluru roads. The number of vehicles was 61.12 lakh in 2016.
29, Apr 2018, 1:37 PM IST
Bengaluru: Cop teaches lesson to rider without helmet by thrashing him with a 'Chappal'
In a funny incident, a traffic cop in Bengaluru ended up beating a rider who was riding recklessly without a helmet, with his footwear, in order to teach him an unforgettable lesson. The video was captured by the dash cam of a vlogger, who was behind the rider in question. Reportedly, the traffic cops have upped the game by gripping the ruthless riders and fining them for committing the offence. Watch the video on Asianet Newsable to see how this comical incident transpired.