New Delhi (PTI): Those who want their vehicle's number plates to make a style statement, keep this statistics in mind - over 34,000 people were fined so far this year by Delhi police for not adhering to norms specified for it.
A total of 34,459 people were challenged by traffic police in the national capital this year for driving motor vehicles with registration number plates not conforming to specifications, a senior police official said here.
"We have collected Rs 34.45 lakh as fine from people in this regard this year till March 25," the official said noting that police have already issued advertisements asking vehicle owners to adhere to the rules.
Violating the norms with regard to number plates attracts a fine of Rs 100.
According to the Motor Vehicles Act, all the letters should be in English (uppercase) and numerals should be in Arabic.
The background colour of number plates of private vehicles should be white while the colour of the letters should be black.
Design your Number Plate
The DemonPlates Number Plate Maker allows you to design a registration plate using a number of advanced customisation options. When you enter your new registration number you are shown a preview of the plate in seconds.
These articles are provided for entertainment purposes. You are advised to refer to the Road Vehicles (Registration and Licensing) Regulations 1971 for legal information and our Terms and Conditions before using our plate maker to design your Number Plates.
Demon Plates is rated 4.86 stars by Reviews.co.uk based on 2771 merchant reviews