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The threat of coronavirus has forced DehradunmPOlice to stoop using alcometers to check drunken driving.(Representative image/HT Photo)

Coronavirus scare: Dehradun cops dump alcometers to check drunken driving

Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Kalyan Das
UPDATED ON FEB 17, 2020 03:19 PM IST
The police said stopping use of alcometers was a precautionary step.
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Chandigarh police to introduce alcometers equipped with cameras

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Rajanbir Singh, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON NOV 25, 2019 01:03 AM IST
20 such gadgets have been procured at a cost of 27,000 each; these cameras can function in the dark as well
Traffic police personnel in the national capital say they are frequently threatened, sometimes assaulted or even mowed down by motorists when they attempt to prosecute drunk driving.(HT File)
Traffic police personnel in the national capital say they are frequently threatened, sometimes assaulted or even mowed down by motorists when they attempt to prosecute drunk driving.(HT File)

Drunk drivers are a Delhi policeman’s nightmare

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Shiv Sunny
UPDATED ON FEB 11, 2019 01:13 PM IST
Delhi Traffic Police officers say that “hostility” from drunk drivers is one of many reasons why just over 100 motorists were prosecuted for the offence everyday on an average last year in the national capital.
The first quarter of this year also witnessed a sharp decline in road accidents with 1,070 accidental deaths were reported compared to 1,134 during the same period last year.(HT File)
The first quarter of this year also witnessed a sharp decline in road accidents with 1,070 accidental deaths were reported compared to 1,134 during the same period last year.(HT File)

Punjab records 15.7% decline in road fatalities in 2017

Press Trust of India, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2018 07:53 PM IST
Punjab witnessed 4,278 deaths due to road accidents in 2017, as against 5,077 fatalities in 2016
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