• search

8573 Taxi/TSR drivers booked for traffic violations till April 15

Written by: Staff
|

New Delhi, Apr 18 (UNI) The Delhi Police have this year booked 8573 Taxi/TSR drivers in Delhi till April 15 in connection with various traffic violations like refusal to carry passengers, overcharging, misebhaviour and harrassment of commuters.

While 3812 Taxi/TSR drivers have been prosecuted for overcharging or indulging in misbehaviour with a passenger, 4748 have been booked for refusal to carry passengers and 13 for plying without fare charts or with tampered meters.

To encourage commuters to lodge complaints against taxi or auto rickshaw drivers, the Delhi traffic police have set up a round the clock helpline with the phone number of 23378888. Complaints can also be lodged through free complaint cards distributed by the traffic police.

For this purpose, the police have also set up an SMS based complaint system. All complaints recieved through SMS are downloaded through the internet and legal action is taken against such defaulting taxi/auto drivers.

UNI AR VD KN1910

For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more