SRINAGAR District Magistrate Srinagar, on Wednesday, directed all petrol pump dealers operating in Srinagar to provide fuel to only those who drive with a helmet on two-wheelers.
The order issued from the office of the District Magistrate Srinagar reads
Now therefore in exercise of powers vested in me under section 144 CRPC, I Dr Syed Abid Rasheed IAS, District Magistrate Srinagar, hereby direct that all petrol pump owners operating in the territorial jurisdiction of the district Srinagar shall not provide fuel to two-wheelers who are without helmets. the order also said that any Petrol Pump found violating the order shall be liable to punishment.
The order was shared on the twitter handle of IG traffic Basant Rath.