Man rides bike with dog riding pillion, MVD issues notice

Kottayam: A man has taken an adventurous ride on his motor bike by making his pet dog ride pillion. The Motor Vehicle Department captured the visuals of the dangerous bike ride on road and issued a notice to the dog’s owner asking him to pay a penalty.

The incident took place on Kottayam-Kumily road at Manarcadu on Friday noon. At the same time, violating the MVD rule, the dog’s owner did not wear a helmet while riding the bike. Noticing the incident Motor Vehicle Inspector A Sabu captured the visuals.

Following this, Enforcement RTO M Thomas issued a notice to bike owner Kanjirappally Vizhikkathode native Alex Scaria.

In the notice, Alex was asked to pay a penalty of Rs 1500 for taking his pet by posing threat to its life and riding the bike without helmet.

As per the notice, the bike owner has to report at the MVD office within 7 days and submit a written explanation on the incident.

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