Published On: Fri, Jun 19th, 2015

Manish Sisodia challaned by traffic for overspeeding

New Delhi: Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia was challaned by traffic police for overspeeding his car in the Khajuri Khas area in East Delhi last week, police said today.

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia

According to police officials, he was fined Rs 400 for the crime.

According to reports, the traffic police constable at Khajuri Chowk asked Sisodia’s driver on June 12 evening to stop after he was found overspeeding but he refused to follow the order. The traffic violation led to an hour-long chase by the policemen before they finally got the car to stop.

Sisodia, who was in the back seat at the time was fined Rs 400.

“Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia was travelling inside the car which was stopped by the traffic policemen and a challan of Rs 400 was issued for overspeeding,” said a senior officer of the traffic department.

Special Commissioner of Police (Traffic) Muktesh Chander said that the policemen just did their duty.

TST

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