Nagpur: Motorists using Amravati Road are very much troubled by the regular traffic jams near Nagpur municipal corporation octroi Naka. They say that instead of controlling the traffic, the traffic police from the MIDC area obstruct free vehicular movement every day.
Shams Ur Rehman Alavi said, who comes on the road every day. If anyone who breaks any rule is stopped and then punished, Well then, but the police officer stops many people randomly. Here every second or third two-wheeler rider is stopped.
Many annoyed motorists have said that the traffic gets disrupted on a daily basis. Motorists have also said that the job of the police is to streamline traffic, But on the road to Amravati, constant checking has become a spectacle.
Many motorists have also told that some constables also ask for documents, However, he is not entitled to do so at all. They have asked whether they have the right to check documents and challans when they are going on their vehicles without breaking any law.
Traffic cops checking vehicles
The drivers of the vehicle also say that the checking is done daily from 10 am to 12 noon.
In addition, the drivers have also alleged that, on most days, there is heavy traffic after around 5 pm, and trucks, buses are also plying on this route. This practice creates traffic disturbances and people are also disturbed without any reason.
There are a few places where some traffic cops can also be seen checking the vehicles. Earlier, the High Court had also given strict directions to the Commissioner of Police of the city to ensure that the traffic police control the traffic of the city.
Senior officials of the traffic police department also assured to look into the matter.