Traffic policemen check a car driver’s documents (Photo: VNA)
 
Hanoi (VNA) – Traffic police across the country revoked some 9,800 driving licences from September 21 to November 20, 2018.

Recent reports from the Traffic Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security revealed that after two months implementing the Prime Minister’s command to ensure road safety, nearly 142,000 traffic violation cases were handled with 9,800 driving licences withdrawn and 4,500 cars seized.

Among vehicles violating traffic rules, trucks accounted for 55 percent, while coaches and cars took 17 percent and 28 percent, respectively.

The police found 53 fake licences, four fake vehicle registrations and withdrew the number plates of 110 expired cars.

Provincial traffic police units were asked to tighten management over vehicles, especially those that are about to expire, and ensure traffic safety on the threshold of Tet (Vietnamese Lunar New Year) festival.-VNA