Modi govt brings in new rule, you will pay half your salary if you block Ambulance

Finally, the government has planned to come down heavily on the citizens who are blocking an ambulance. So if anyone tries to block an ambulance with their car will now have to be careful or else you’ll end up paying a hefty fine.

In a sensational development under the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill that has been sanctioned by the government, people who block the ambulance will have to pay a heavy price of Rs 10,000 fine according to News 18 Tech and Auto.

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The Motor Vehicle Act has come updated with many changes, including a huge fine for drunk driving.

After the government took a significant step, people are full of praises. How many times have we seen patients in serious condition have to wait if the road is blocked by fleet of vehicles? Time is more important. So we kindly request the fellow citizens of the country to give way to emergency vehicles.

In 2017, a seven-year-old boy who was suffering from high fever passed away on the way to the hospital, after the ambulance that was taking the boy got stuck in a traffic jam.

Overloading of vehicles – Rs 20,000

Over Speeding – Rs 1000 to Rs 2000

Driving without insurance – Rs 2000

Dangerous driving – Rs 5000

Drunken driving – Rs 10,000

No helmet while driving? Then pay Rs 1000 and also 3-months license suspension

Disobedience of the orders of higher officials – Rs 2000

Unauthorised use of vehicles without a licence – Rs 5000

Driving despite disqualification – Rs 10,000

Driving without seat belts – Rs 1000