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294,368 traffic fines issued to motorists in two months

Old Apr 1st 2013, 4:01 am
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Around 294,368 traffic fines were issued by the Dubai Police Traffic Department in January and February this year, a decrease of 30 per cent compared with 420,557 fines in the first two months of 2012.
Speeding topped the list of traffic fines issued in January and February with 120,663 traffic fines followed by not maintaining lane discipline with 20,844 traffic fines.
Vehicles fined for blocking traffic were third on the list with 16,261 traffic fines followed by jaywalkers crossing the road from unauthorised areas with 11,956 traffic fines. Some 9,368 traffic fines were issued for not leaving enough distance between cars and 9,037 fines for not buckling up while driving .
http://gulfnews.com/news/gulf/uae/du...nths-1.1165143

30% decrease!!!
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........ and is each one of those an AED 600 fine jobby...........? That's almost 180 million............
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Default Re: 294,368 traffic fines issued to motorists in two months

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........ and is each one of those an AED 600 fine jobby...........? That's almost 180 million............
Yeah, But Dubai is tax free.......
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