From now on, if you see someone in Guwahati talking on the phone while driving, jumping a signal, parking vehicle in a no-parking zone or performing reckless stunts on the road, you can do more than just murmur your disapproval or vent it out on social media.
Guwahatians can now report traffic violations by sending photos, videos over WhatsApp directly to the traffic police.
The Guwahati Traffic Police has released tow WhatsApp numbers – 69012 69006 and 60261 76755 – for citizens to report traffic violations
The initiative has been taken to enable citizens to participate in improving road safety in the city. The complaints will be first verified by the officials and accordingly, action will be initiated.
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