Do you know, parking your vehicle on Durgam Cheruvu’s Cable Bridge may attract traffic Challan ranging from Rs.200 to Rs.2000!
Hyderabad’s iconic cable bridge built at Durgam Cheruvu is well known and a good number of people would be going there on any given day and the numbers may increase during the week ends. It has become more of an attractive weekend destination! It’s always a common scenario to see large number of visitors to pose for their selfies in a jiffy and at times small time celebrations are also seen being celebrated on the bridge. Some of them are taking videos also while driving through the bridge.
As the Cable Bridge has become a must visit destination for people from all walks of life, the authorities also made arrangements for the safety and upkeep of the bridge on a continuous basis. However, from now onwards the traffic police authorities have decided to implement the rules stringently to avoid any accidents or untoward incidents at the location. After observing the area for certain period of time, it was decided by the City Police to impose fines for the traffic offenders and issue Challan to the vehicle drivers. So, next time you are using the Durgam Cheruvu route, ensure that neither you are parking your vehicle nor try to have any party on the bridge. This advisory, if implemented helps us all to avoid unnecessary payment of traffic challans.
The fact of the matter is that henceforth all the traffic offenders are expected to pay anything between Rs.200 to Rs.2000 towards fine for any type of traffic related violations. Even at night time also, be careful as the entire area is under scrutiny with the night vision cameras in place. So, next time you chose to go through the Cable Bridge route…please check out and drive safe!