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THANE: 3,000 vehicles were captured by Thane, Dombivli, Bhiwandi, Ulhasnagar and approximately throughout the 3-week lockdown as drivers stepped out with no compelling reasons, the traffic wing of Thane police explained, adding many”ventured outside for pleasure”. The majority of the captured vehicles (two,267) are two-wheelers.
Additionally, over 32. 000 drivers were fined for flouting traffic rules — more individuals in auto than allowed, riders with no helmet, bypassing signals. In all, Rs 14. 68 lakh was collected by means of penalty.