Everybody desires to get to the place they’re going quick, positive, however that’s no purpose for potong Q, even for those who subscribe to the “siapa cepat, dia dapat” line of thought. Should you suppose that the motion is high of the checklist of visitors offences dedicated each day, you’re proper.
In a current cross-border visitors operation involving Melaka, Johor and Negri Sembilan highway transport division (JPJ) state places of work, queue-cutting was the primary visitors misdemeanour that errant motorists had been caught for, Bernama experiences.
The operation noticed motion being taken towards 556 highway customers for varied offences within the Southern Zone Op Rentas Sempadan, and of those, 252 highway customers had been nabbed for making an attempt to leap the queue. Based on Melaka JPJ director Muhammad Firdaus Shariff, many of the queue-cutting concerned use of the emergency lane and was largely detected in Cheng Peak, Bertam Malim and Padang Keladi.
“Emergency lanes can solely be utilized by automobiles authorised beneath the Highway Transport Act 1987 together with ambulances, police vehicles and JPJ automobiles in addition to these on obligation,” he mentioned. 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 towards 662 automobiles for varied offences together with modifications, tinted home windows and never complying with tyre specs. Moreover, 4 overseas nationals, aged between 30 and 40, had been arrested for not having a driver’s licence.