STP urges vehicle owners not to retro fit vehicle parts

STP urges vehicle owners not to retro fit vehicle parts

Shillong, Jan 12: The Shillong Traffic Police has once again urged the vehicle owners to refrain from putting accessories on alloy rim, or protruding tyres or alloys, for the safety of all.

The Shillong Traffic Police warned that if such a case is detected it will be dealt as per the provisions of Motor Vehicles Amendment Act 2019.

Clarifying on the issue, the Shillong Traffic Police informed that in its Facebook post dated January 7, on retrofitting of motor vehicle parts, oversized tyres/alloy, informed that the post was an appeal cum awareness on Section 182 A (4) Motor Vehicles Amendment Act 2019.

“It is to be noted that oversized/ pointing/ protruding accessories from the alloy/ tyre only which have potential to cause injuries/ danger to the safety of commuters is strictly prohibited,” the Shillong Traffic Police stated.