An eye for an eye
Picture of a ” Red Speed ” camera installed at the junction of Cubbon / Kamaraj Road. For the cynic in you ( & me, I must confess) wondering how effective are these cameras without a corresponding mechanism to catch offenders, here is an eye-opener.
The roving eye of a Red Speed camera will grab an image of the vehicle’s registration number, and the penalty challan will reach the offender’s home.
Apparently, ” ……during a pilot drive, the camera fixed on Cubbon Road recorded 8,000 violations in 15 days.” How many of those received challans is anybody’s guess. I, for one, didn’t receive any. But then, I use city autos to escape from having to drive!
Here’s the pic of the camera’s controller.
One of these days, I’m gonna jump the signal and overspeed. All around midnight. That’s about the only time I guess one will be able to indulge in both violations.
Then to see if someone sees red……