Rs.25,000 minimum fine for seven traffic offenses

Posted on Nov 22, 2016 by Administrator

Rs.25,000 minimum fine for seven traffic offenses

 

The Finance Ministry says that a decision was reached during talks held on Monday November 21, to impose a minimum fine of Rs.25,000 for seven traffic violations.

The seven offences are:

1. Drunk driving
2. Driving without a vehicle insurance
3. Driving without valid license
4. Speeding
5. Overtaking from the left side
6. Driving across unprotected rail-crossing
7. Allowing a person without a valid license to drive your vehicle

This proposal will be submitted to parliament during the debate on the expenditure heads of the Transport Ministry.

Source
newsfirst.lk