Prime Time Zone, Crime Bureau: Police conducted a Drunken Drive check in Hyderabad on December 31 on the occasion of the New Year. Check posts were set up in Hyderabad, Cyberabad and Rachakonda commissionerates and cases were registered against 1814 persons. Three commissioners Anjani Kumar, Mahesh Bhagwat and VC Sajjanar supervised the special Drunken Drive inspections.
Under the Hyderabad Commissionerate, 50 teams participated and booked 496 Drunken Drive cases. Cases were registered against 367 people for speeding and 238 for triple riding. Drunken Drive conducted special inspections in 24 areas under the Rajakonda Commissionerate and registered cases against 387 people. Cases have been booked against 247 people for speeding. As on December 31, 6049 cases were registered under the Motor Vehicles Act under the Rajakonda Commissionerate.
The highest number of 931 Drunken Drive cases was reported under the Cyberabad Commissionerate. The highest number of cases were reported in Gatchibauli, Nursing, Madhapur, Rayadurg, Kookatpalli and KPHB areas. However, chargesheets will be filed against them and they will be remanded to court. However, Commissioners Anjani Kumar, Mahesh Bhagwat and VC Sajjanar expressed happiness over the non-occurrence of road accidents in the three Commissionerate areas after the New Year.