Wednesday Sep 12, 2018
LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Wednesday imposed a ban on underage drivers.
Justice Ali Akber Qureshi, who was hearing a petition, remarked that underage kids are not allowed to drive motorcycles, cars or rickshaws.
The petition was filed in the LHC by civil society member Abdullah Malik.
Moreover, the judge added, parents of underage kids will be asked to sign an affidavit in the first stage.
Further, the judge remarked, parents of underage children found violating the ban will be jailed as they are their responsibility.
Laws should be strictly followed, the court ruled.