KUWAIT CITY: Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs at the Ministry of Interior Abdulfattah Al-Ali has referred two female employees working at the Citizens Center of the General Traffic Department to the Public Prosecution, reports Al-Qabas daily. They were caught forging documents and assisting two expatriates to get driving licenses for money.
During interrogation they admitted to facilitating 79 persons to get driving licenses — Arabs and persons of other nationalities. They also said they took KD 800 from each person.
Meanwhile, Major General Abdul Fattah Al-Ali has succeeded in pressuring those who were driving vehicles with expired insurance, as owners of nearly 17,000 vehicles out of 300,000 have renewed the insurances of their vehicles in August, reports Al- Rai daily quoting informed sources.
They explained that Major General Al-Ali had issued instructions to suspend the transactions of those people whose vehicles had expired insurances until they renew the insurances, adding that they are expecting the number to increase in the coming days.