Erring drivers add to the Government treasury.Motor vehicles are increasing on the roads in Kerala day by day. In Kerala on an average within a square kilometer area 5.17 km road is available. The rate for the nation is just one km road for the same area.About six lakh vehicles are introduced onto the Kerala roads every year. For every thousand persons 230 vehicles are there in Kerala. Indian estimate is only 22 vehicles for thousand.
Together with the increase in vehicles the drivers are loosing road sense and discipline. This is clear from the data reported by the Transport department and Police. In 2013 within Ernakulam district alone cases were registered against 30,511 vehicles and which earned an amount of Rs.5.23 crores as fine. Driving licences of 21,000 persons were suspended for driving after consuming liquor.