Continuing with its drive against wrong parking, the Chandigarh Police arrested 18 motorists from across the city on Monday.
Those who have been booked include drivers of five three-wheelers, 12 cars and one truck. A total of six cases were registered in the Sector 26 police station while five persons were booked in the jurisdiction of Sector 39 police station. Four motorists were booked at Sector 31 police station, while two were booked at Sector 17 police station.
All accused were booked for danger or obstruction in public way or line of navigation under section 283 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). However, they were later released on bail.
Those arrested have been identified as Harwinder of Sector 56; Ramesh Kumar of Ludhiana; Harpreet Singh of Sector 23; Hari Om Jindal of Daria village; BL Koar of Sector 48; Nasim Khan of SAS Nagar; Kulbir Singh of Sector 27; Dinesh Kumar of Sector 26; Subhash Bajaj of Panchkula; Ajit Singh of Phase 2, Ramdarbar; Tirlochan Singh of Sector 29; Harmesh Kumar and Jabraj of Burail; Arjun of New Delhi; Anil Kumar, Raj Kumar and Sube Singh of Dadumajra; and Harwinder of Sector 56.
In the last two days, the police have arrested 12 persons for wrong parking.