Queue-jumping the primary offence recorded in JPJ multi-state site visitors operation – 252 out of 556 circumstances
Everybody needs to get to the place they’re going quick, positive, however that’s no purpose for potong Q, even in case you subscribe to the “siapa cepat, dia dapat” line of thought. For those who assume that the motion is high of the listing of site visitors offences dedicated every day, you’re proper.
In a current cross-border site visitors operation involving Melaka, Johor and Negri Sembilan street transport division (JPJ) state workplaces, queue-cutting was the primary site visitors misdemeanour that errant motorists had been caught for, Bernama studies.
The operation noticed motion being taken in opposition to 556 street customers for numerous offences within the Southern Zone Op Rentas Sempadan, and of those, 252 street customers had been nabbed for making an attempt to leap the queue. Based on Melaka JPJ director Muhammad Firdaus Shariff, a lot of the queue-cutting concerned use of the emergency lane and was largely detected in Cheng Top, Bertam Malim and Padang Keladi.
“Emergency lanes can solely be utilized by automobiles authorised below the Highway Transport Act 1987 together with ambulances, police vehicles and JPJ automobiles in addition to these on responsibility,” he stated. He added that if convicted, offenders face a nice of no more than RM2,000 and/or a jail time period of as much as six months.
Within the three-day operation, a complete of 956 automobiles had been inspected and motion was taken in opposition to 662 automobiles for numerous offences together with modifications, tinted home windows and never complying with tyre specs. Moreover, 4 international nationals, aged between 30 and 40, had been arrested for not having a driver’s licence.