Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar
The state government has finally abandoned its ambitious e-memo system for traffic violations. The police will revert to its original on the spot memo system.
State Home Minister Pradeepsinh Jadeja said that e-memo system will be stopped in Ahmedabad, Vadodara and Rajkot. He said that smart city project was in progress in these cities and the e-memo system will resume once the project is over.
It may be noted that in city traffic police issued nearly 20 lakh e-memos in last six months, only 7 lakh people paid fine. Against an estimated Rs.22 crore income traffic police got only Rs. 7 crore.
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