Saturday, 13 August, 2022

Breaching Rules on Padma Bridge

Youth, car fined

MUNSHIGANJ: A mobile court on Monday fined Tk 1000 to a young man for breaching rules while crossing the Padma Bridge, on the second day of the opening of the long-cherished bridge to vehicular traffic.

The mobile court led by executive magistrate of the local administration Ashraful Kabir slapped the fine to Fakhrul Alam, a private car driver along with a group, numbering 7 to 8 for making tiktok video after parking his car on the bridge in the afternoon, said

The mobile court also warned five vehicle drivers and asked them to refrain from violating the rules.

Meanwhle, a mobile court on Monday has fined a private car driver for illegally parking the vehicle on the Padma Bridge at Mawa end under Louhajang upazila, reports BSS.

Executive Magistrate Ashraful Kabir slapped the fine of Tk1, 000 on private car driver Fakhrul Alam around 1:30pm on Monday while conducting a mobile court there.

According to the magistrate, driver of a private car and six youths got off the bridge stopping the car in middle of the bridge.

Car parking on Padma Bridge is illegal, so the driver of the private car was fined, said Ashraful Kabir.