Kolkata Traffic Rules and Violation Penalties

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Traffic management in the “City of Joy” is a formidable task which is growing more and more challenging by each passing day due to phenomenal rise in vehicular density as well as inflating population.

So violating any of the rules laid by Govt will lead to penalties. So in todays blogpost i will discuss some of the offences which people generally violates and the corresponding penalties. The data is curated from Kolkata Traffic Police Website on 10.03.19. So the data can be treated 100% official and original. Revision of penalties may occur so it is advisable to be updated.

Kolkata Traffic Violation Penalties




Sl. 
Offence
Violation of Acts/Rules
Penal 
Penalty on Compounding
1st Offence
2nd Offence
3rd Offence
Subsequent Offence
1
Driving vehicle without D/L
3(1)
181
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
2
Age limit to drive motor vehicles:- At the prescribed age(16 years M/C-50CC, other than transport vehicle-18 years, transport vehicles-20 years)
4
181
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
3
Owner allowing others to Drive the Vehicle without proper Driving Licence.
5
180
Rs. 1000/-
Rs. 1000/-
Rs. 1000/-
Rs. 1000/-
4
Disqualified a Person from holding or obtaining a Driving Licence.
19
182(1)
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
5
Driving Vehicles without Registration or in contravention of the condition of Blue Book
39
192
Rs. 5000/-
Rs. 10000/-
Rs. 10000/-
Rs. 10000/-
6
Driving Vehicles without Certificate of Fitness or invalid C.F.
56
192
Rs. 5000/-
Rs. 10000/-
Rs. 10000/-
Rs. 10000/-
7
Driving Vehicles without permit or in contravention of the condition of permit
66
192(A)
Not Compoundable
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Issue Seizure List
8
Allowing any person to stand or sit or to place anything in such a manner or position as to hamper the driver in his control of the vehicle.
125
177
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
9
Driving vehicle at excessive speed
112
183(1)
Rs.400/-
Rs. 1000/-
Rs. 1000/-
Rs. 1000/-
10
Owner causing to drive in contravention of speed limit
112
183(2)
Rs.300/-
Rs.500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
11
Driving vehicle exceeding permissible limit of laden weight
113
194(1)
Rs. 2000/-
Rs. 5000/-
Rs. 5000/-
Rs. 5000/-
12
Driving vehicles in violation of restriction (No Entry Violation)
115
194(1)
Rs. 2000/-
Rs. 5000/-
Rs. 5000/-
Rs. 5000/-
13
Driving vehicles in violation of Mandatory Traffic Signs
119
177
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
14
Leaving vehicle in such a position so as to cause or likely to cause danger, obstruction or the tender in convenience to any road user.
122
177
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
15
Allowing the vehicle to remain stationary at Public Place.
126
177
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
16
Non-Production of Driving License on demand by a Police Officer in uniform
130(I)
177
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
17
Failure to take certain precautions at unguarded level crossings
131
177
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
18
Failure to stop the vehicle when asked by a Police Officer in uniform when the vehicle is involved in an accident.
132
187
Rs. 500/-
-
-
Rs. 1000/-
19
Medical Aid to victim
134(a)
187
Rs. 500/-
-
-
Rs. 1000/-
20
Driver to give information about Road Accident.
134(b)
187
Rs. 500/-
-
-
Rs. 1000/-
21
Driver to give information to the insurer about Accident
134(c)
187
Rs. 500/-
-
-
Rs. 1000/-
22
Not insuring the vehicle against 3rd Party / or for driving uninsured vehicle.
146
196
Rs. 400/-
Rs. 1000/-
Rs. 1000/-
Rs. 1000/-
23
Non-Production of Registration Certificates, Insurance Certificates, Permit etc. by the Driver of trampest vehicle (In case of other vehicles 15 days time for production should be given as per Provision of Central Motor Vehicle Rules-139
158(1)
177
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
24
Non-Production of Insurance Certificate (7 days time should be given for such documents.
158(1)
177
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
25
Disobedience of order and obstructions.
179(1)
-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
26
Withholding information or giving false information.
179(2)
-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
27
No. of person allowed to be carried in goods vehicles (i) Light goods vehicles gross weight less than 1000 Kg – One Person (ii) Other light goods vehicles – three persons (iii) Goods vehicles other light goods vehicles – Seven Persons.
180(2) WBMVR
177 MVA
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
28
Carriage of animals other than the trampest vehicle so specified.
181 WBMVR
177 MVA
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
29
Driving vehicles dangerously.
184
184
Rs. 1000/-
Rs. 2000/-
Rs. 2000/-
Rs. 2000/-
30
Driving vehicle by a drunken person or by a person under influence of drugs.
185
185
Rs. 2000/-


Rs. 3000/-
31
Driving when mentally or physically unfit to drive.
186
186
Rs. 200/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
32
Taking part in race or trial of speed of any kind between Motor vehicles at any Public Place.
189
189
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
33
Using vehicle in unsafe condition.
190(1)
190(1)
Rs. 250/-
Rs. 1000/- In case causes any injury or damage to property
-
-
-
34
Violation of Standards Prescribed for Road Safety, control of Noise & Air Pollution.
190(2)
190(2)
Rs. 1000/-
Rs. 2000/-
Rs. 2000/-
Rs. 2000/-
35
Carriage of Goods which are dangerous or hazardous to human life in violation of prescribed conditions.
190(3)
190(3)
Rs. 3000/-
-
-
Rs. 5000/-
36
Sale of vehicles in or alternation of vehicle to condition contravening this Act.
191
191
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
37
Taking & driving vehicle without consent of owner or lawful authority.
197(1)
197(1)
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Ra. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
38
Exercising Control of a vehicle unlawfully by force or threat of force or by any other form of intimiditation.
197(2)
197(2)
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
39
Attempt and abetment of Section 197(I) & 197(2)
197(3)
197(I)/197(2)
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
Rs. 500/-
40
Unauthorized interference with vehicle
198
198
Rs. 50/-
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 100/-
41
Penalty for causing obstructions to traffic by keeping disabled vehicle(Wheel Camp Case)
127 (1) MVA/ 350 WBMVR
201(1)
Rs. 50/- per hour.
-
-
-
42
Power of Police Officer to detain vehicle without Certificate of Registration , Permit etc.
207
39/192/66/192(A)
Rs. 5000/-
Rs. 10000/-
Rs. 10000/-
Rs. 10000/-
43
Power of arrest by Police Officer without warrant.
202
U/s-184,185 & 197 MVA.
-
-
-
-
44
Driving on Foot Path.
291 WBMVR.
177
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
45
Prohibition in Playing of radios etc. in a motor vehicle.
218(I)
177
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
46
Use of Ear Phone / Mobile Phone while driving.
218(2) WBMVR
184 MVA
Rs. 1000/-
Rs. 2000/-
Rs. 2000/-
Rs. 2000/-
47
For display video set, Audio Device in Tourist bus, Luxury Coach etc RTA’s Permit is necessary and there should be permitted in between the driver Cabin & passenger’s compartment for that.
218(6)
177
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
48
Using Motor Vehicles with defective Number Plates
CMVR- 50(I)
177 MV Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
49
Regn. Mark shall be in English letters and Arabic numerals
CMVR – 50(2d)
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
50
Non Exhibition of Registration Marks at rear number plate (Trailer)
CMVR – 50(2)(a)
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
51
Driving Motor Vehicle with defective Tyres
CMVR- 94(2)
190(1) MVA
Rs. 250/-
-
-
Rs. 1000/-
52
The glass of the wind-screen and rear window of motor vehicle shall allow visual transmission of light not less then 70% and glasses of side window shall be such that the visual transmission of light is not less than 50%.
CMVR-100(2)/52 MVA/39 MVA
192 M V Act
Rs. 5000/-
Rs. 10000/-
Rs. 10000/-
Rs. 10000/-
53
Vehicle not fitted with wiper or wiper not maintained in good working condition.
CMVR-101(1)
177 M.V.Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
54
Vehicle not fitted with horn
119(1) CMVR
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
55
Vehicle fitted multi-tuned or other harsh shrill sounding horns
119(2) CMVR
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
56
Refusing to go on hire
120 (c) WBMVR
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
23(i) WBMVR
57
Failure to proceed to the destination by shortest or quickest route
23(ii) WBMVR
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
58
Vehicle not fitted with seat belt
125(a) 138(3)CMVR
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
59
Not wearing seat belt
138(3) CMVR
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
60
Vehicle not fitted with rear view mirror
217 WBMVR
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
61
Not wearing Uniform
22(h) WBMVR
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
62
Driving two wheeler without standard helmet
297 WBMVR
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
63
Violation on the restriction of using dazzling light
299(1) WBMVR
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
64
Stop Line Violation
301 WBMVR
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
65
Centre Line Violation
316(3) WBMVR
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
66
Violation of safety measures for drivers and pillion riders (Triple Riding)
128
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
67
Not wearing of protective headgear (Without helmet)
129
177 M V Act
Rs. 100/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
Rs. 300/-
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