Facing traffic woes? Whatsapp your complaints to Nagpur Traffic Police!


    Amar Ashok Jajoo | Mar 22, 2018 14:00

    Nagpur Traffic Police is harnessing the power of social media (Whatsapp and Twitter) to register the complaints from citizens.
    Nagpur Police (Nation Next/File Photo)

    With the ongoing Nagpur Metro work and cement roads work going on in full swing in the city, the citizens are surely having a tough time while commuting. What adds to their woes are the traffic violators with the devil-may care attitude. Well, worry not, if you have any traffic woes, Nagpur Traffic Police is just a smartphone away! The city traffic department is harnessing the power of social media (Whatsapp and Twitter) to register the complaints from citizens and is sending e-challans to the traffic violators. Don’t believe us? Well, have a look at this:

    A user on Twitter while tagging the Nagpur Traffic Police’s official handle complained about a car wrongly parked. The police took swift action and instantly prepared an e-challan for the traffic violator. 

    Even though the Twitter handle and Whatsapp helpline number of the Nagpur Traffic police was launched in July 2017, it is only from the last few months that the complaints received on social media are being dealt with very swiftly and smoothly. Kudos, to Nagpur Traffic Police for adapting with the changing times thereby helping the citizens in a huge way one tweet at a time!

    You can Whatsapp your complaints to the traffic police at 9011387100 or tweet them by tagging the handle @trafficngp.