Traffic Unit Depok Polresta combed the entire Margonda Road Depok this afternoon. Sweeping done in order to socialize about the ban on motorbikes online hung on the sidewalk and the road body.
“Socialization is actually long after a lot of complaints through HaloPolisi about online motorcycle taxi that use the road and interrupt body.Currently we re-socialize and the next three days are still violated will be dealt with firmly,” said Likely So Police Depok Kompol Sutomo, Thursday (10/8 ).
Action firmly taken his side because the existence of motorcycle taxis online haphazard is already very disturbing other road users. Sutomo confessed to receiving citizens’ complaints every day about this matter.
“This is a complaint of the users themselves because Margonda is often the place where they stop carelessly and park on the shoulder of the road.This affects the halt of traffic flow,” he explained.
Of the complaints he received the most motorcycle taxis are in front of shopping center Margo City, Detos and ITC Depok. There they parked long while waiting for the booked passengers.
“Margonda Road is Depok street so they stop there too many times, so we clean it first,” he said.
It also has put up banners of information about the ban on the shoulder of the road. This applies also to other public transport drivers.
“All those who violate will be dealt with firmly because we have socialization and post banners, not just motorcycle taxis but other road users,” he said.
Jamal one of the online motorcycle taxi claimed no problem with the rules. He realized that parking on the shoulder of the road was forbidden.
“If the matter of the fine is up to Rp 250,000, yes, I really do not have parking in the street, mending to ride on the shop for a while,” he said.