The Engine Transport and Traffic Directorate (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Administration will before long enact its robotized traffic policing framework intended to record infringement on the streets and issue insulting drivers with tickets.
This move is expected to upgrade implementation of traffic guidelines and help lessen mishaps on the streets.
Talking on Newsfile Saturday, the Head of Instruction, Exploration and Preparing at the MTTD, Administrator Alexander Obeng said the activity will be carried out in around a quarter of a year. He is idealistic the framework will assist track with bringing down culpable drivers and get them to confront the law.
“Very soon, the traffic police are accompanying a mechanized framework that will send cameras. These are traffic cameras that will distinguish in-criminal traffic offenses that lead to crashes since it isn’t simply going to convey unattended cameras yet some will be in vehicles,” he uncovered.
He said the traffic police office is resolved to have a computerized traffic police framework.
As indicated by him, plans are far cutting edge and surprisingly fast the framework will be fixed in 2021.
Supt. Obeng’s remark returns on the of JoyNews’ hotline narrative created by Seth Kwame Boateng named “Squashed” featuring the stressing insights of gore on Ghana’s streets.
Among January and Walk, 2021, 771 individuals have been slaughtered in street mishaps with some depicting it as a public crisis that requires another way to deal with manage the infection if results are to be accomplished.
Inside a similar period, 4,700 others endured shifted levels of wounds after their contribution in engine mishaps.
Taking into account this, Supt. Obeng is requiring a public activity to return the pattern by embracing the utilization of refined innovation to address the fatalities recorded on the streets.
He, notwithstanding, wailed over the absence of progress in rush hour gridlock the board in spite of tremendous headway in innovation.
“In the event that you see traffic policing in Ghana, the manner in which we began in 1952; that is the way we have been till now. I think it isn’t working in light of the fact that there has been progression. To start with, street plans and monetary improvement have brought about singular residents purchasing a bigger number of vehicles than we used to have. The idea of vehicle configuration, speed, and different highlights that accompany it will address you unmistakably that the traffic cop that was imagined in 1952 ought not be left with similar strategies,” the MTTD official said.
He further asked the public authority to put resources into outfitting the MTTD officials with essential devices and preparing to have the option to manage the infection on the streets.