Report;Manoj Kanta Dash,Odishabarta
Berhampur,11/09/19:Police has decided to act tough against cases of drunken driving as checking of the offence will be conducted at round the corner of Berhampur city.
If anyone found driving in an intoxicated alcohol or Drugs will be arrested within 2 hours. The arrestee will be subjected to medical test by a registered medical practitioner for the purpose of collection of specimen of his blood. The offender will be arrested on detection of alcohol beyond 30 mg per 100 ml blood, Said Berhampur SP,Pinak Mishra.
Further he said, we are committed to enforce road safety and there will be zero tolerance against drunken driver. On 10/09/19 we have during the checking we have registered 10 cases of drunken drive violaters.All the cases all th persons detected with drunken driver were booked u/s185 MV act as they failed the alcohol test (alcohol 30 mg per 100 ml) out of the 10 defaulters 8 were forwarded to special court and other two persons were released after their medical check up on their health ground after cancellation of their driving licence. But our drive against drunken driving will continue.