Man slapped with Rs 26,000 fine for allowing minor son to ride bike in Odisha
A two-wheeler owner was imposed with a heavy penalty of Rs 26,000 by Odisha transport authority for allowing his minor son to ride his motorbike, officials said.
The minor was caught by the police near Barang, on the outskirt of the capital city for driving the two-wheeler without a helmet at Barang Police station square.
During the verification, it was learned by the police that the boy was minor and a challan was generated in the name of minor's father Mangaraj Parida.
"The minor was prosecuted as per the rules by the traffic magistrate and the fine was slapped.