The Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior for Traffic and Operations, Major General Jamal Al-Sayegh, announced that the total number of completed transactions in the traffic sector, since the beginning of receiving the auditors from June 21 to June 19, amounted to 294,533 transactions in various traffic sectors.
Al-Sayegh added, in a special statement, to Al-Jarida, that the traffic statistics showed that the number of driving licenses that were accomplished through the Internet amounted to 36 thousand and 470, while the number of licenses completed in the six governorates reached 22 thousand and 366, with a total of 58 thousand and 836 licenses.
He stated that the total number of completed transactions in the vehicles sections of the traffic departments in the six governorates for individuals and companies amounted to 193 thousand and 418 transactions, indicating that the number of vehicles that reviewed the governmental and private technical inspection departments amounted to 36 thousand and 191 vehicles.
Major General Al-Sayegh revealed that the number of traffic violations recorded since the beginning of the year until the end of last June amounted to one million and 362 thousand and 623, including one million and 199 thousand and 595 indirect violations, were recorded by speed controllers and traffic counting cameras, while the number of direct violations was 239 thousand and 693 Infraction.
The red light
He stated that the number of violations exceeding the red traffic light, which is one of the serious traffic violations, amounted to 48 thousand and 777 violations, of which 48 thousand and 342 violations were detected by traffic control cameras, while the number of direct violations to exceed the red traffic light was 435 violations.
He said that the number of violations exceeding the established speed, which is also a serious violation, amounted to one million and 90 thousand and 133 violations, including one million and 87 thousand and 114 violations were detected from traffic monitoring cameras, while the number of direct violations to exceed the speed limit was 319.
Al-Sayegh pointed out that traffic violations on the shoulder of the road amounted to 16 thousand and 585, indicating that the traffic violation on the shoulder is one of the serious violations, which fall within the traffic points violations, and that if the violation exceeds 14 points, the driver’s license is withdrawn for two months.
Sections of the test
He indicated that the test departments in the six governorates and private education schools received 6,088 laboratories, 5213 of them succeeded, while the number of repeaters reached 875 laboratories, adding that the test sections receive auditors by reserving test dates electronically, and in accordance with the health requirements of the various departments of the General Traffic Department .
Al-Sayegh said that the statistic of the Technical Inspection Department showed that the Technical Inspection Department in the Capital Governorate received 5692 vehicles during the same period, while the Technical Inspection in Hawalli Governorate received 5196 vehicles, and then the Inspection Department in the Jahra Governorate received 4509 vehicles, while the number of vehicles received The examination in Al Farwaniyah Governorate has 3951 vehicles, followed by the technical inspection of Al Ahmadi Governorate 2913 vehicles, and then Mubarak Al Kabeer 1596 vehicles.