Sudhakar Rayavaram
Problem solver (And maker),
Inquisitive (Root to most of my problems),
Software craftsman (Don't ask me for estimates)

Part of TarkaLabs

Technical Advisor for SportIndia

04 Apr 2010
Spot fine!!!

Next time you get caught for a traffic violation, use the below information to your advantage :)

Offence Code Name of the offence Penal Code Amount
RR 01 Failue to renew registration U/s 177 Rs. 100
GP 02 Stop line violation U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 03 Lane jumping U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 04 Yellow line cutting U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 05 No entry U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 06 Signal violation U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 07 No 'U' turn U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 08 Closed to lorry traffic U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 09 No parking U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 10 Triple riding U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 11 Improper uniform & other cases U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 12 Refusal to ply U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 13 Demanding excess fare U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 14 Over height U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 15 Two persons in drivers seat U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 16 Tampered meter seal U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 17 Protruding in front/rear of vehicle without red flag/light TNMV Rule 396 U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 18 Dazzling head light U/s 177 Rs. 50
GP 19 Defective number plate U/s 177 Rs. 50
DO 20 Disobdience of orders-obstruction and refusal to give information U/s 179 Rs. 50
UP 21 Allowing unauthorized persons to drive U/s 180 Rs. 50
WL 22 Driving vehicle in contravention of Section 3 or 4 without D.L. or below the age of 18 U/s 181 Rs. 500
DP 23 Driving vehicle by a person who is disqualified U/s 182(1) Rs. 500
LO 24 Offense relating to licenses (Disqualified for holding or obtaining conductors license) U/s 183(2) Rs. 100
OS 25 Driving at Excessive speed limits U/s 183(1) Rs. 400
CE 26 Driving at excessive speeds etc U/s 183(2) Rs. 300
RD 27 Driving / Riding dangerously including talking on cell phone while on driving / riding U/s 184
U/s 177
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DD 28 Drunken Driving U/s 185 Court
UD 29 Driving when mentally or physically unfit to drive U/s 186 Rs. 200
RT 30 Racing and Trails of speed U/s 189 Rs. 500
EE 31 Emitting Excess Smoke U/s 190(2) Rs. 50
TS 32 Tampered Silencer U/s 190(2) Rs. 50
HC 33 Musical / Air Horn cases U/s 190(2) Rs. 50
WR 34 Using the vehicle without registration U/s 192 Rs. 500
WP 35 Using the vehicle without valid permit or permit violation U/s 192 Rs. 500
EW 36 Driving vehicle exceeding permissible weight U/s 194 Rs. 100
UI 37 Driving uninsured vehicle U/s 196 Rs. 1000
IV 38 Unauthorized interface with vehicle U/s 198 Rs. 100
OT 39 Obstruction U/s 201 Rs. 50
ID 40 Power of officer to impound document U/s 206
DV 41 Power of officer to detail vehicle U/s 297