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Only one vehicle reprimanded for speeding last week: Police

17 March 2019, MVT 15:40
Three traffic policemen. PHOTO: NISHAN ALI/MIHAARU
17 March 2019, MVT 15:40

Police statistics show that only one vehicle was reprimanded for speeding last week.

Police, from March 9-15, screened 934 vehicles, including one vehicle caught speeding. According to the previous week’s statistics, no vehicles were seized for speeding.

Traffic police release details and statistics of their work weekly.

An additional 111 vehicles were checked last week, compared to the previous week. According to the police, those driving without licences and vehicles that were not considered roadworthy had increased.

A total of 232 motorcycles received parking tickets, and 42 motorcycles were towed.

A notable 53 accidents took place in capital Male’ in the past week, and 52 the previous week.