Sikkim: Less movement of vehicular traffic after implementation of MV Act
GANGTOK | JAN 8, 2020:
After the implementation of new Central Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act 2019 in Sikkim, the Transport department in coordination with the Police Department, has undertaken a three month long Road Safety Drive cum Enforcement Drive. The checking is being undertaken at various locations in all four districts of the Himalayan state.
Since the checking started on 6th this month, the usually jammed roads in the state capital has seen an unusual calm in the traffic with many vehicles staying off road to update their documents.
There has been reports from across the state about low movement of vehicles in state highways. The crucial NH 10 connecting Sikkim with rest of the country has also seen minimum movement of vehicular traffic.