ISLAMABAD - The Islamabad Capital Traffic Police (ICTP) has accelerated its efforts against those road users involved in violation of traffic laws especially against bikers riding without helmet and driving license, informed a police spokesman on Monday.

The ICTP is working on hastening actions against traffic violators under special directives of Inspector General Police (IGP) Islamabad to reduce accidents and to facilitate the smooth flow of traffic.

Senior Superintendent of Police SSP (Traffic) Dr. Syed Mustafa Tanweer has advised all zonal DSPs and inspectors to take strict action against all motorists violating traffic rules especially against those bikers who driving their bikes without helmet and driving license.  ICTP has constituted special squads to conduct operations throughout the city, and its education wing will work to improve road safety awareness for the public on several highways of the capital.

SSP Traffic has instructed officers to deal with the citizens in a courteous manner as disrespect will not be tolerated and to take unbiased action against rule violators.  He said that in-charge beat inspectors will be answerable for their jurisdictions and that strict departmental action will be taken against underperformers while those who work diligently will be rewarded for their efforts.

The SSP (Traffic) Dr. Syed Mustafa Tanweer has also appealed the citizens to follow traffic rules and assist ICTP in maintaining traffic discipline in the city.