A senior official in the Traffic Department has said that after Thursday there will be no discount on traffic fines. People can avail a 50% discount on all types of traffic violation fines till Thursday only.
In an attempt to make it easier for people to pay their fines and also make it more economical for them, the department had announced policy of offering discounts on traffic fines levied on motorists before December 31, 2015 and after January 7, 2016. The deadline for availing discounts had previously expired on April 7, 2016 but it was extended to July 7.
The department also revealed that it will remain functional from 8am to 12 noon during Eid al Fitr holidays.
Motorists seeking to pay their due fines can visit department or utilize Metrash2 for making payments and avail the discount, Major Jaber Al Adiba added.