Police clocked a 28-year-old motorcyclist speeding at a deadly 232km/h on Monday afternoon along the Nicosia-Limassol motorway close to Latsia.
According to a police announcement, the 28-year-old was charged with reckless driving, excessive speeding, driving without a licence and insurance and a host of other violations.
Along with the 28-year-old, 112 people in the Famagusta district were charged for traffic violations during an awareness campaign staged between 1pm and 7pm on Monday afternoon within the framework of efforts by the police to reduce the number of fatal traffic accidents.
Of the 112 warrants issued, two drivers were charged for carrying clubs and knuckle dusters in their cars, 24 were for seatbelt violations, 21 were for traffic sign violations and the remainder were for speeding violations.
At the same time, in Nicosia, within the framework of ‘Road Policing’, a 44-year-old Nicosia resident was found with 73 outstanding warrants by using a mobile automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) system and was handed over to the relevant body.
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