Police issue 5,883 Traffic Summons for various offences on Eve and Morning of New Year
01 January 2017 | Source: Bernama
KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 1 (Bernama) -- Federal police issued 5,883 summonses under 'Op Terancang Ambang Tahun Baharu 2017' that was carried out at five zones from 11pm last night to 4am this morning.

The five zones were the North-South Expressway, East Coast Expressway (LPT1 and LPT2), Kesas Highway, Elite Highway and Kajang Silk Highway.

Bukit Aman Traffic Investigation and Enforcement Department principal assistant director Supt Mustafa Bakri Salleh said that highest number of summonses were issued for speeding (2,832).

Other offences included expired road tax, driving without licence, registration number plates that did not meet the specification and motorists driving on non-designated lanes.

"Many drivers are still driving above the speed limits although many such operations are carried out to create awareness among motorists," he told reporters at the Jalan Duta Toll Plaza, here Sunday.


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