Haryana introduces hefty fines for drinking in cars

15 Feb 2017 | By Gogona Saikia
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Haryana has introduced a fine of Rs 5,000 for drinking in vehicles on the road, in parks, or by rivers, with immediate-effect. A repeat offender would be fined Rs 10,000.

The driver will be detained, and the vehicle confiscated.

Opposition parties claim that instead of deterring such activities, this would just lead to harassment of civilians by cops.

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