To reach out to camera - Forget it! - Almaty Mayor told about road corruption

10 August, 2018, 15:05 205
To reach out to camera - Forget it! - Almaty Mayor told about road corruption

More than 118 thousand cameras installed around the city.

“Almaty drivers had lost an opportunity to address locally,” Almaty Mayor Baurzhan Baibek informed during the public council, BNews.kz correspondent reports.

Besides Baybek noted the number of policemen has remained at the same level notwithstanding the changes in the city for the last five years. It is compensated by the introduction of smart technologies.

"Over 118 thousand cameras have been installed in the city. A lot of is being done due to a partnership between the authorities and the police. Thus, Almaty drivers had lost an opportunity to address locally in case of a crime committed on the road recorded by the camera. You will not agree with the camera. Forget it!” the Mayor stressed.

In his words, 21.5 thousand administrative violations, including 20 thousand violations of traffic rules identified in 2017 with the help of cameras.

In addition, the speaker informed over 15 billion tenge were allocated for the better-automated information system for road safety.