Articles by S T Ramesh

S T Ramesh is a former director general and inspector general of police, Karnataka

In a recent article, we looked at the severe shortage of traffic police personnel in Bengaluru, and how the administration is trying to bridge this gap. In this article, S T Ramesh, former DG&IGP of Karnataka, weighs in on the issue. There are three 'E' s that have to be followed to ensure good traffic management. They are Engineering, Enforcement and Education.ย  The police is hardly consulted in matters of road engineering though it affects smooth flow of traffic in a big way. The biggest challenge in traffic management in Bengaluru is the absence of parking spaces; because of this,…

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