TRAFFIC NEWS

Precaution for Motorists

  • Roads become slippery after first showers due to accumulated dust and lubricants. Hence drive carefully and avoid sudden braking.
  • Check wipers, car battery, tyros & your spare tyros. Replace worn out tyros.
  • Check breaks break oil and condition of the brake axel and brake liners.
  • Keep a spare muslin cloth near the steering wheel for cleaning the dampness on the windscreen as well as the rear view mirror.
  • Keep a small hammer in the vehicle for breaking the wind screen of your vehicles, if the central locking system fails. Also keep a small torch handy in your car's cabin.
  • Keep a fire extinguisher in your car and a First Aid Box.
  • Keep sufficient quantity of fuel in the fuel tank.
  • Get your air conditioner serviced before monsoon.
  • Visit Traffic Police Website www.traffic.nepalpolice.gov.np or mail me This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • In case of heavy water logging, leave the car at assigned parking places. Avoid Frantic/repeated calls as such calls jam the cellular networks.
  • Whenever high tide is coinciding with heavy rains, the rain water clogs the drainage system. This results in flooding of low lying areas.
  • Check the central locking system of the vehicle and tool kit of your car.
  • Pool your cars, save fuel and the hassle of driving yourself everyday.
  • Keep 2 liters of water and dry snacks in your vehicle. It will come handy if you are trapped in jams.
  • Try staggering office hours to reduce congestion in the Public Transport System.
  • Do not panic. Traffic Police is always there to help you. Call Traffic Police Control Room on Toll free No. 103 or Tel.No. 4219641,4219642,4227321,4220060
  • Help others in distress - whenever & where ever possible.