Penalty Points Will Came Into Force on May 10
5 Mai 2013 - Défi Media Group
The system of penalty points shall enter into force on May 10 The 60 "speed cameras" installed across the country will also be operational from that date.
This decision was taken on Friday, May 3rd with the Council of Ministers. The introduction of these two measures aimed at reducing road accidents. No later than Friday morning at 9 am 10, a tragic accident occurred on National Soreze killing 11 and injuring 45.
Twenty injured are still in hospital. The tragedy occurred when a bus of the NTC (Blue Line) brand Ashok Leyland, registered 07 Aug 4263, was off the road before getting all four wheels in the air.
The bus, which had left the station of Vacoas 7 h 40, was heading to Port Louis. According to many passengers, "the brakes of the bus had dropped."