DC orders removal of cat eye speed breakers in Chitral town

15 Jun, 2018

Chitral: In a pleasantly surprising move, Deputy Commissioner Chitral Irshad Sodhar has ordered removal of all cat eye speed breakers from Chitral town bazars specially the bye-pass road which takes bulk of the traffic in Chitral town. These speed breakers had virtually become a nuisance for vehicles and acted more of a ‘car breaker’ than a speed breaker.

The proliferation of cat’s eyes on roads all over Pakistan has caused immense national damage, as thousands of vehicles crossing over them suffer tyre, wheel and body damage just for the heck of it. . CN had even demanded from political parties to include removal of cat’s eyes in their election manifesto, but the District administration acted smarter and did the needful to the relief of thousands of vehicles getting jolted over these damaging obtrusions, every day ... CN report, 15 Jun 2018

2 Comments

  • usman.sikandar@jsbank.com says:

    Good decision by DC chitral, as the idea was given by CN.

  • Akhtar says:

    An inquiry should be held as to who initially gave the idea of littering Pakistan’s city roads with cat’s eyes and use them as speed breakers. It should be investigated whether there were kickbacks given out by the cat’s eye manufacturing companies.