CTO directed to take strict action against wrong parking

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Rawalpindi—All Traffic Wardens and field officers have been directed to take strict action against double parking and wrong parking of vehicles which create hurdles in smooth flow of traffic on roads.
Chief Traffic Officer (CTO) Senior Superintendent Police (SSP) Shoaib Khurram Janbaz on Friday conducted surprise visit of different city roads and directed all the field officers to take strict action in accordance with the law against double parking, wrong parking and one-way violators particularly in congested areas to ensure smooth flow of traffic.
All-out efforts are being made to regulate city traffic, he said and urged the citizens to cooperate with Traffic Police so that traffic problems could be resolved and people could be facilitated regarding smooth flow of traffic on city roads.
Strict action in accordance with the law has been ordered against wrong parking of vehicles and motorcycles. Enhanced number of Traffic Wardens have been deployed at busy roads to clear wrong parking while lifters will also be available to lift vehicles and motorcycles parked in a wrong way.
He said, wrong parking which is one of main cause of traffic mess on the roads would not be tolerated adding the vehicles and motorcycles found parked out of parking area would be impounded in the police stations.—APP