50% traffic fine discount announced in Sharjah

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By Staff Report

Published: Wed 23 Oct 2019, 1:40 PM

Last updated: Thu 24 Oct 2019, 10:18 AM

If you're a motorist in Sharjah, now is the time to pay your traffic fines: You'll get a 50 per cent discount if you settle them now until January 31, 2020, and you'll get your black points cancelled, too.
Major-General Saif Al Zari Al Shamsi, Commander-in-Chief of the Sharjah Police, on Tuesday announced the decision, following an approval from the Sharjah Executive Council.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
. You need to pay your fines between October 22 and January 31, 2020, to avail of the discount
. Penalties incurred after October 22 are not covered
"This is a move that is expected to encourage motorists to clear their debts," said Maj-Gen Al Shamsi.
The police will make arrangements to facilitate fine payments in all of its police stations and through other methods, he added.
Maj-Gen Al Shamsi thanked Sharjah leaders for supporting the police's efforts in enhancing security and safety in the emirate.
He also hoped the initiative would help reduce traffic violations and urge motorists to abide by regulations.
All penalties incurred after October 22 shall not be covered by the discount and black point cancellation.
afkarali@khaleejtimes.com


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