The Ministry of Interior conducted an operation "Permit", discovered 60 defective buses and vans

Traffic police
Traffic police / Photo: MIA

The Ministry of Interior announced that today, within the operational action "Permit", it carried out strengthened action control on the territory of the entire country on vehicles used for public transport of passengers.

- 576 buses and other vehicles with which public transport is performed were inspected, and a malfunction was determined in 60 vehicles. 21 of them on the territory of SIA Tetovo, 11 on the territory of SIA Stip, nine on the territory of SIA Strumica, eight on the territory of SIA Skopje… Of these 60 vehicles, 42 were found defective stopping device, five defective steering device … The vehicles are excluded from traffic and appropriate submissions will follow, said the spokesman of the Ministry of Interior Toni Angelovski.

Inspectors of the State Inspectorate for Road Traffic and inspectors from the units of local self-government, who also participated in the action control, took 18 measures to perform public transport without a license.

- The intensified action controls continue in the coming days. We appeal to all traffic participants to respect the traffic rules and regulations and to jointly contribute to safer roads, said Angelovski.

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