1,577 pressure horns removed from vehicles during ongoing year.


ISLAMABAD -- Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) constituted Special squads to check noise pollution, removed 1,577 pressure horns from vehicles during the ongoing year and imposed heavy fines to the drivers.

According to the police spokesman, Senior Superintendent of Police (Traffic) Farrukh Rashid has constituted special squads to make the capital noise-free. During the ongoing year, 1,577 pressure horns were removed from various vehicles by the police teams and fine tickets were issued to their drivers.

He said ITP has accelerated action against those using pressure horns because the noise pollution affects the nerves and injurious to human health. Strict action would be taken against those installing pressure horns, he added.

Special squads have been further directed...

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