Since the ban on two-wheelers and three-wheelers has come into effect on the Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway, CE speaks to various bike riders who share their thoughts on it...
Two-wheelers riders and drivers of goods autos vented their ire over the restriction and questioned the police how will the ban curb the number of accidents on the e-way.
Siddaramaiah said the expressway has some shortcomings as work on it had been completed in a hurry. He stressed the need to take steps to rectify the faults.
A demonstration of the speed detector to check the speed of vehicles was held for Siddaramaiah.
The system alerts control rooms while also notifying nearby ambulance and patrolling vehicles.
The expressway was developed to reduce the travel time between Bengaluru and Mysuru from three hours to 75-90 minutes
They will be blocked at the entry points and are free to use the service road.
The recent violation just indicates that KSRTC bus drivers do not care for any of the orders and are risking the lives of the passengers on board and also pose a threat to other road users.
Since its opening, highway has been in news for fatal accidents
They are caused by motorists who blot out everything else.
The team will also ensure no vehicle is stopped on the highway which often leads to accidents, he said, adding that motorists do not follow lane rules, which need to be monitored.
The police have registered 490 cases on vehicles plying on the new Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway for over-speeding and not following lane discipline.
Traffic expert M N Sreehari said the police have woken up from their deep slumber and are gearing up to catch those who drink and drive.
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On the government’s action to fill vacancies, he said that Congress has announced in its manifesto that 2.5 lakh vacancies in various government departments would be filled.
We have no issues in the collection of toll, but toll collection must be done only after completing the project,” he stated.
He said all the above processes are expected to be completed in a span of over 10-15 days.
Around 100 travellers dead and 350 injured in accidents on a 119-km expressway in just over four months reads like a record.
The accused then attacks Kumar and both the parties exchange fisticuffs.