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For driving without licence, a defaulter will now be imposed a fine of Rs 5,000
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New Motor Vehicles Act notified in Assam: Know revised penalties

As per state transport dept order, hefty fines will be imposed for violating traffic norms. Here’s a checklist of fines that motorists will now have to cough up

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New Motor Vehicles Act notified in Assam: Know revised penalties

Guwahati: The transport department of Assam government notified the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act 2019, imposing hefty penalties for violating traffic norms, on Monday.

According to a government release, as per the order of the transport department of Assam government, huge fines at revised rates will be imposed for violating norms.

As per the order, if a person is found driving a vehicle without a licence, he/she will be fined Rs 5,000. For racing and trials of speed, a person will penalised with a fine of Rs 5,000.

Those who are found violating norms for air and noise pollution, will be imposed a hefty fine of Rs 10,000.

Divers or passengers without seat belts will be fined Rs 1,000. “Carrying children below 14 years without safety belt/child restraint system” will attract a fine of Rs 1,000.

Some of the other offences to be fined are riding with more than two persons on a two-wheeler with Rs 1,000 and riding without helmets by both driver and pillion will be fined an amount of Rs 1,000.

If a driver fails to provide way for emergency vehicles (fire service or ambulance), then he/she will be fined an amount of Rs 10,000.

Check the following list for details:

New Motor Vehicles Act notified in Assam: Know revised penalties
New Motor Vehicles Act notified in Assam: Know revised penalties
New Motor Vehicles Act notified in Assam: Know revised penalties
New Motor Vehicles Act notified in Assam: Know revised penalties