Designated Driver concept in Hyderabad

drunk-driveHyderabad and Cyberabad to become the first city in the country to introduce “designated driver” concept, that is followed by USA.

Under this concept, a person among those attending night out parties or going to bars and pubs will become a “Designated Driver” and his duty is to drop these safely.This designated driver will not be served with alcohol by pubs or bars.

After Ramya’s incident, Police started thinking about introducing this concept and also tightened rules for bars, directing them not to serve liquor, who are under 21 age.

The figures like 10,104 drunken driving cases were booked so far this year and out of them 4,425 of the drivers were imprisoned, tells the fact that most of them are addicted to alcohol.