A special drive the police organised in advance of the holiday season, Surat police on Wednesday took action against several bikers and drivers who were driving recklessly in an effort to reduce traffic accidents in the city.
The Surat police in Gujarat organised a special drive and prosecuted a number of bikers who were carelessly driving their vehicles on the highways after dark. Officials claimed that during the operation, expensive automobiles and two-wheelers were also seized.
“Keeping in view of the festive season, Surat police organized this special drive in which action has been taken against three riders, involved in rash driving”, DCP Sagar Bagmar told
“The drive is conducted in the areas of Umra, Khatodara, and Althan to curb the road accidents in the city,” DCP said. Added that action was taken against those, involved in tripling or were without helmets.
“We request the public to drive safely and help us to maintain law and order at the time of the festival,” DCP said further.
On World Environment Day earlier in June, Surat police organised a bicycle rally.
“On World Environment Day, different programs are organized in the country and the world. The cyclothon was organized by Surat city police in which Surat Police personnel and different people of the city joined,” said Commissioner of Police Surat, Ajay Kumar Tomar.
Notably, DCP Sagar Barmar while speaking to ANI said, “The detailed information of the initiative will be provided after the drive succeeds.”