KUWAIT CITY, Jan 9: After stopping for nine months due to the “Corona” pandemic, the General Traffic Department will resume technical examination of all vehicles, starting next Sunday, Jan 10, 2021. In this context, a security source told the Al-Seyassah daily that the decision of the former Minister of Interior, which was issued on March 10, 2020 to suspect technical inspection due to the Corona pandemic and fines owed due to delay in submitting the vehicle for inspection has ended. The source indicated that the technical inspection departments will resume their work as usual by receiving all vehicles.
Meanwhile, the General Traffic Department revealed it had issued 531,615 driving licenses during 2020, saying 311,039 of them were issued electronically, explaining that the licenses include renewal, damaged and reported lost. The sources stated all departments, service centers and ‘online’ receive all transactions related to driving licenses on a daily basis.
By Munaif Nayef Al-Seyassah Staff