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Fines for illegal taxi drivers in Mogilev region to increase to Br12.5 mln

Illegal taxi drivers of Mogilev region are usually punished with fines. More severe measure - car confiscation - isn't imposed, as a rule, chairman of Economic Court of Mogilev region Sergei Kovalev told.

This year illegal taxi drivers have been detected by customs specialists in three towns: Mogilev, Bobruisk, Gorki. Eight reports have been drawn up. All of them had to pay fines.

"Car confiscation hasn't been imposed as far these were the first offences of the illegal drivers. They paid fines ranging from Br90,000 to Br12.5 mln", Sergei Kovalev specified.

The largest number of confiscations was registered in Mogilev region in 2012. Eight cars were confiscated then. In 2013 confiscations decreased. And there has been none during the last 1.5 years. Only those who don't know the legislation or know nothing about car confiscations take the risk of providing taxi services illegally.

The typical illegal taxi driver is an employed young man in the prime of life.

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