Entering the last day of socialization on odd-even plate policy, a joint officer are still continuously smelling violations committed by motorists. They also urge them to turn around looking for other alternative paths.
" Starting tomorrow, we will impose strict sanctions. Hopefully the car drivers can better comply with this rule"
As seen on Jalan DI Panjaitan, Jatinegara, where officers had to stop a number of cars that passed from Kalimalang and Becakayu tollgate exits. Most argued not know even the rules of odd-even plate policy.
Responding on this matter, East Jakarta Transportation Sub-agency's Supervision and Control Division Head Riky Erwinda said, same as before, some 40 officers were alerted to monitor a number of roads that applied odd-even system and were divided into two shifts, 6 AM to 10 AM and 4 PM to 9 PM.
"Today is the last day of socialization. Starting tomorrow, we will impose strict sanctions. Hopefully the car drivers can better comply with this rule," he asserted, Wednesday (8/5).
Reno (35), one of car drivers with the Surakarta regional number plate claiming to not know the odd-even policy in Jakarta. He assessed, this was his first time to across Jalan DI Panjaitan to Jakarta Cikampek Toll Road.
"This is my first time, that's why I don't know the new rules here. I was not ticketed but only given an explanation about the odd-even policy rules," he admitted, who claimed to be driving to Yogyakarta.