21Aug 2018

Fines hiked for traffic law violation in Kuwait

Updated : Wednesday, 16 May 2018, 02:20:13 AM
The proposed amendment also calls for a month's imprisonment .
Vinila Elizabeth Varghese
By Vinila Elizabeth Varghese
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Kuwait City(IAMINKUWAIT): Five MPs Mubarak Al- Hajraf, Abdullah Fahad, Faraj Al-Arbeed, Usama Al-Shaheen and Al-Humaidi Al-Subaie have submitted the bill to amend some provisions of  law no 76/1976 of the traffic law. According to the proposed amendment those who exceed the speed limit and drive against the traffic flow or take part in illegal road races face a six months imprisonment and KD 500 fine.

The proposed amendment also calls for a month’s imprisonment and fine for private car users who carry passengers in return for money and taxis that hamper the traffic flow.


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