PILs seeking revocation of the city government's notification to exempt sikh women from wearing helmet while driving or pillion riding two-wheelers were on Thursday rejected by the Delhi High Court which observed that it is not feasible to make headguard mandatory for them.
On the opening day of the last Ashes series, Mitchell Johnson set the tone for five matches of Australian domination by sending a series of 150km per hour missiles whistling past the ears of a succession of English batsmen.
A complaint was filed on Friday in a Pune court against Devendra Fadnavis, the new Chief Minister of Maharashtra, alleging that he had violated the provisions of Motor Vehicles Act by riding a two-wheeler without wearing a helmet during the Assembly elections campaign.
Union Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari today rode into a controversy when he was caught on camera entering RSS headquarters here on his scooter without wearing a helmet in violation of traffic rules.
Zee Media has started an all new initiative on generating traffic awareness among the women in Delhi by asking them to wear a helmet even if they are on the back seat of a two wheeler. It will soon be made a rule in Delhi by the traffic police.
To make helmets mandatory for women pillion riders on two wheelers, Delhi`s transport department has sought permission from Delhi`s Chief Electoral Office for issuing a gazette notification for the same.
The Delhi High Court today refused to strike down a legal provision that exempts women from wearing helmets while riding two-wheelers, saying the government is the "best authority" to decide such issues.