drunk driving

No lessons learnt: 201 tipsy drivers caught in three days by Cyberabad Traffic police

One of the two-wheeler riders from Jeedimetla had a shocking Blood Alcohol Count (BAC) of 512, which is 17 times more than the acceptable range.

published on : 24th February 2020

Hyderabad road rage: All three deceased were breadwinners of their families

While the driver Vinayak was married and survived by his wife and parents, the other two are also survived by their parents who were depndent on them.

published on : 24th February 2020

Hyderabad car crash: Survivor remembers only a jerk, loud noise

It was found that of the four persons in the car, only the survivor wore the seat belt while the others including the driver didn't wear it.

published on : 24th February 2020

Three dead, one injured as drunk driver rams into roadside shops in Hyderabad

Driving under the effect of alcohol and over speeding, led to the incident on the Hyderabad outskirts, said police. 

published on : 23rd February 2020

Accused in Hyderabad's Miyapur drunk driving case arrested

While driving, Sateesh lost control of the vehicle and rammed the car into 40-year-old Mohammad Afsar Pasha, a private school correspondent, killing him on the spot.

published on : 21st February 2020

Man killed as drunk driver rams car into parked vehicles outside cafe in Hyderabad

The breath analyser test confirmed that the car driver was under the influence of alcohol with 63 blood alcohol count.

published on : 19th February 2020

Journalist death case: Court issues notices to Sriram, Wafa

It was after midnight on August 3, 2019 that journalist K M Basheer, bureau chief of Malayalam daily Siraj, was killed in a road accident in the state capital.

published on : 14th February 2020

Alcoholics Anonymous to drive sobriety into drunk drivers

Ties up with Bengaluru Traffic Police to spread awareness on ills of alcoholism; group to distribute leaflets 

published on : 7th February 2020

Rs 2.25 crore fine collected in January

Courts in the city limits are actively imposing the revised fine for drunk driving which is Rs 10,500 as per the new MV Act. Earlier, drivers had to cough up only Rs 2,000 as fine.

published on : 4th February 2020

Australia: Drunk driver rams truck into children's group killing four

The children were on a footpath when the four-wheel drive jumped the curb and rammed into them, police alleged.

published on : 2nd February 2020

Sriram Venkataraman case: Chargesheet filed with IAS officer as first accused

The chargesheet clearly states that it's a case of drunken driving. Wafa Firoz, the owner and co-driver, has been named as the second accused and charged with abetment of the crime. 

published on : 1st February 2020

Lindsay Lohan's mother Dina Lohan can get 6 months jail

Dina, 57, is accused of crashing her 2016 Mercedes into another vehicle outside a restaurant in Long Island on January 11, before fleeing the scene and heading to her nearby home.

published on : 16th January 2020

New Year High: 3,148 booked for drunk driving across Telangana

Cyberabad, Hyderabad revellers gain dubious distinction of being on top of drunken drivers list.

published on : 2nd January 2020

Drunk driving checks right at bars and pubs

The city traffic police have decided to stop drunk people from driving right at bars and pubs on New Year eve.

published on : 29th December 2019

Madhapur reeling under drunk driving menace

The Cyberabad traffic police caught 345 drunk drivers in three nights between November 29 and December 1.

published on : 2nd December 2019
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