KD News Service
Ganderbal, Jan 19 : The authorities in Ganderbal district have taken prompt action against a dangerous stunt caught on video.
The footage available with Kashmir Despatch, which went viral on social media, shows five young boys dangerously hanging from the open doors and bonnet of a Maruti car with registration number JK01K 6570 in Sonmarg.
An official told Kashmir Despatch that recognizing the life-threatening nature of such stunts, which not only put the lives of the boys at risk but also endanger the safety of commuters, pedestrians, and other drivers, DySP Traffic Ganderbal-Bandipora, Dr Mudasser Tramboo JKPS, along with the supervision of SSP Traffic Rural Kashmir, RP Singh JKPS, has seized the vehicle in question under relevant sections of the Motor Vehicles Act.
The official said that the concerned authorities have initiated the cancellation of the vehicle’s registration certificate.
He further said that strict legal action will continue to be taken against those who drive dangerously and violate the prescribed rules of the Motor Vehicles Act.