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Luxembourg is set to become the first country in the world to make all its public transport free by 2019. The move is aimed at addressing environmental issues and the problem of traffic congestion. Apart from providing free public transport, Luxembourg also intends to legalise cannabis and introduce two new public holidays. Earlier, Luxembourg introduced ..
The US-based National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) has recently published the report titled ‘Mobility and Congestion in Urban India’. In it, Bengaluru has been ranked India’s most congested city followed by Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Hyderabad and Pune. The report further found that Bengaluru was the second slowest city in terms of traffic speeds ..
Chandigarh becomes North India’s first city to install digital automatic speed gun cameras for traffic management
Chandigarh has become the North India’s first city to install digital automatic speed gun cameras for traffic management. The high-tech speed cameras are equipped with night vision technology and will record the speed of oncoming traffic, helping Chandigarh Police to issue challans to anyone driving above the city speed limits. Not only this, the advanced ..
Topics: Applications of computer vision • Challan • Land transport • Radar gun • Road safety • Road traffic management • Road Transport • Speed limit • Street furniture • Traffic enforcement camera • Traffic law • Transport
The Minister of Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Nitin Gadkari has released India’s first-ever Highway Capacity Manual (Indo-HCM) in New Delhi on February 12, 2018. The manual has been developed by CSIR – CRRI on the basis of an extensive, country-wide study of the traffic characteristics on ..
Topics: Land transport • Level of service • Limited-access road • Ministry of Road Transport and Highways • Nitin Gadkari • Road traffic management • Road Transport • Road transport in India • Roads in India • traffic • Transport • Types of roads