Shillong, Nov 30: Men in uniform will implement the law in regard to the wearing of “helmets” for both riders and pillion riders in letter and spirit from Tuesday.
In a statement issued today, the Shillong Traffic Police (STP) said, this is to remind the general public that Shillong Traffic Police (STP) will enforce the law from 1st December, 2020.
“Any violation of the above direction, violators will be booked under Section 194 D of Motor Vehicle (Amendment) Act, 2019,” said STP.
According to the STP, the general public should develop the helmet wearing habit.
It may be informed that the Shillong Traffic Police has conducted awareness drive on wear of Helmets for both riders and pillion riders in the last two weeks.
The STP also requested all the headmen of East Khasi Hills District to give wide publicity in this regard through their PA system in all the localities.
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