What is Section 177 of Motor Vehicles Act?

Description: (1) Whoever wilfully disobeys any direction lawfully given by any person or authority empowered under this Act to give such direction, or obstructs any person or authority in the discharge of any functions which such person or authority is required or empowered under this Act to discharge, shall, if no …

What is Section 129 of Motor Vehicle Act?

A: As per the section 129 of the Motor Vehicle Act, every person, above four years of age, driving or riding or being carried on a motorcycle of any class or description shall, while in a public place, wear protective headgear conforming to ISI standards.

What is the no parking fine in Kolkata?

What if a driver enters a ‘no entry’ zone in Kolkata? ‘No entry’ violations in Kolkata are punishable with a hefty fine of Rs. 2,000 for the first offence. The second offence for the same attracts a fine of Rs.

How can I check my traffic fine in Kolkata?

How to Check E-Challan Status in Kolkata?

  1. Step 1– Visit the official website for e-challan issuance provided by the transport department of Kolkata.
  2. Step 2– Click on the option of ‘check challan status’ from the menu bar.
  3. Step 3– Enter the vehicle registration number, challan number and captcha code.

What are the Offences covered under the Motor Vehicle Act?

Offences and Punishment/Fine under Motor Vehicles Act

Sl. No. Offence
(1) (2)
1. Driving without holding an effective driving licence
2. Driving by an underaged person
3. Owner or person-in-charge of a vehicle permitting an unlicenced person or an underaged person to drive it (Parents/guardians/friends permitting minor to drive)

What is the new Motor Vehicles Act?

The New Motor Vehicle (Amendment) Act, 2019 provides new rules pertaining to licences, permits, and vehicle fitness standards along with stiffer penalties for traffic violations. Moreover, the compensation amount given in case of death/injury has increased.

What is the maximum speed limit for motor cycle?

Cars can drive at a maximum speed of 100 kmph and motorcycles at 80 kmph. The road transport ministry has notified the revised speed limits.

What is Section 166 of Motor Vehicle Act?

In simple words, Section 166 of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 includes provisions for who all can apply for compensation in the Motor Accident Claims Tribunal(MACT) in case they get involved with a road accident.

What is the fine for driving without license in West Bengal?

Rs 5,000
If a person is found driving without a valid licence, the driver can be fined Rs 5,000. If a driver with a suspended licence is caught driving, they will be fined Rs 10,000. Unauthorized alterations to one’s vehicles will attract a fine of Rs 1 lakh.

What is 197 MV Act?

(1) Whoever takes and drives away any motor vehicle without having either the consent of the owner thereof or other lawful authority shall be punishable with imprisonment which may extend to three months, or with fine which may extend to five hundred rupees, or with both: Provided that no person shall be convicted …

How can I get traffic fines online?

  1. Sign in to your Internet Banking profile.
  2. Select ‘Transact’ at the top.
  3. Under ‘Pay’, select ‘Traffic Fines’.
  4. If no traffic fines are displayed, select ‘Search for fines’
  5. Enter the traffic fine or notice number.
  6. Select ‘Search’
  7. Tick the box of individual or multiple fines that you want to pay.