A total of 2,712 people were disciplined on New Year’s Eve in Chandigarh on Saturday night, including 85 for drunk driving, 269 for parking violations and 2,358 for other traffic violations. A total of 65 vehicles were seized for DUI and 10 people were arrested at various locations for public drinking.
At least 43 calls and 28 accidents involving fights have also been reported in Chandigarh. Meanwhile, a timely controlled fire broke out in Sector 47. The police control room received about 395 calls related to various incidents.
Two men were also arrested for possessing firearms, one of whom had a licensed firearm, police said. Gurdaspur’s defendant, her divorced Pal Singh, 24, was intercepted in sector 9 of the inside market. A .32-bore pistol, four live ammunition, was found in his SUV Creta. Nishan Singh, 26, of Sector 91 Mohali, was arrested near the furniture market in Sector 36 for carrying a licensed .32 revolver in his SUV his Scorpio. However, he did not have permission to carry it in Chandigarh.
12 DSPs, 16 SHOs, 32 inspectors, 1,262 sub-inspectors, auxiliary sub-inspectors and other personnel, 140 for PCR duties, 300 for traffic departments, 180 for Central Armed Police Dispatched from the Corps (CAPF). Saturday night security.
A tea toller serves liquor in a nightclub
A teetotaler who came to a nightclub in Sector 26 with a friend complained that he had ordered only a soft drink for himself on Saturday night, but was served alcohol mixed with lemon soda, leading to police arrests. A call was made to the control room. Police said a team from the Sector 26 Police Department arrived at the nightclub. The nightclub management and the Brahmins then reached a compromise. Management reportedly returned the entrance fee to him.
Five women in distress use PCR services
On Saturday night, a total of 5 women used PCR services from Sector 26 and Elante Mall area. These women were unable to reach their homes and were dropped off in PCR vehicles, she said Manisha Chaudhary of SSP (UT). A special women’s team was formed Saturday night to assist women in distress.A total of eight PCR vehicles were dispatched for this purpose.