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Mumbai Police to implement rear seat belt utilization from November 1 | Autocar India

Written by Sunny Kumar

The Mumbai Police additionally directed car house owners to put in rear seat belts in automobiles that don’t have it.

Mumbai Police has mentioned that sporting seat belts for all automobile passengers might be obligatory within the metropolis from November 1. The police mentioned motion might be taken in opposition to violators below Part 194(B) (1) of the Indian Motor Automobiles (Modification) Act, which says that any individual driving a car and not using a security seat belt or is carrying unbelted passengers shall be punished. 

Moreover, town police instructed car house owners to put in rear seat belts in case they’re lacking of their automobiles by November 1. 

The tragic loss of life of former Tata Sons chairman Cyrus Mistry in September has raised public consciousness about the usage of rear seat belts. Union Minister Nitin Gadkari had beforehand requested on-line retailers like Amazon and Flipkart to cease promoting seat belt alarm blockers in India. The Ministry of Highway Transport and Highways (MoRTH) issued a draft notification mandating rear seat belt reminders in all automobiles. In mild of the rising give attention to rear passenger security, ride-hailing service Uber directed their drivers to make sure rear seat belts in all their automobiles are useful

At Autocar India, we’ve got all the time inspired sporting seat belts, and to inculcate this life-saving behavior, all you must do is observe these easy steps

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