KATHMANDU — The Metropolitan Traffic Police Division (MTPD) has recorded more than three-fold decreases in the number of traffic rule violation incidents in the capital in the past 10 days, thanks to the increase in the fine for traffic rule violators.
The MTPD said that the number of traffic rule violation incidents has decreased to an average of around 400 to 700 a day from an average of 1600 to 2300 a day recorded before May 14, the day when the government decided to increase the fine for traffic rule violators.
The MTPD deputy spokesperson Rajendra Prasad Bhatta attributed the decrease to the increment in fine for traffic rule violators.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.