Central Government Motor Vehicles Act 2019 – Check New Fines List & Traffic Rules...

Motor Vehicles Act 2019 – Check New Fines List & Traffic Rules in India

The Parliament of India has approved the amendments in Motor Vehicle Act and the new traffic rules are applicable from 1 September 2019. As per the updated Motor Vehicles Act 2019, people will have to pay more fines (approx. 10 times) on violation of traffic rules. Now people can Check New Traffic Rules & complete Fine List before travelling on road.

This new Traffic Fine List will enable people to be aware of the new raised amount of penalty imposed on violating traffic rules. The central government has adopted this move in order to raise awareness in people on traffic rules and minimize road accidents.

All the people are requested to follow the new traffic rules and wear safety equipment while driving in order to avoid any challan.

New Traffic Rules & Challan Fines List 2019

Here is the complete list of traffic challan fines or penalty on violating the traffic rules in India:-

Offence Old challan/ penalty New challan/ penalty
General ₹100 ₹500
Rules of road regulation violation ₹100 ₹500
Disobedience of orders of authorities ₹500 ₹2,000
Unautorized use of vehicles without licence ₹1,000 ₹5,000
Driving without licence ₹500 ₹5,000
Driving despite disqualification ₹500 ₹10,000
Oversize vehicles N/A ₹5,000
Over-speeding ₹400 ₹1,000
Dangerous driving ₹1,000 Up to ₹5,000
Drink driving ₹2,000 ₹10,000
Speeding/Racing ₹500 ₹5,000
Vehicle without permit Up to ₹5,000 Up to ₹10,000
Aggregators (violations of licencing conditions) N/A ₹25,000 to ₹1 lakh
Overloading ₹2,000 and ₹1,000 per extra tonne ₹20,000 and ₹2,000 per extra tonne
Overloading of passengers N/A ₹1,000 per extra passenger
Seat belt ₹100 ₹1,000
Overloading of two wheelers ₹100 ₹2,000 and disqualification of licence for 3 months
Helmets ₹100 ₹1,000 and disqualification of licence for 3 months
Not providing way for emergency vehicles N/A ₹10,000
Driving without insurance ₹1,000 ₹2,000
Offences by juveniles N/A Guardian/owner shall be deemed to be guilty. ₹25,000 with 3 years imprisonment. Juvenile will be tried under JJ Act. Registration of vehicle will be cancelled.
Power of officers to impound documents N/A Suspension of driving licenses
Offences committed by enforcing authorities N/A Twice the penalty under the relevant section

All these new rules and challan fine rates are currently applicable across the entire country. So, be aware and ensure Safe Driving.

For more details, visit the official website of Ministry of Road Transport & Highways at morth.nic.in