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‘License to kill?’: Sindh’s new law gives exemption to emergency van drivers from conviction

KARACHI: The Sindh Assembly has approved a law, allowing exemption to drivers of emergency vehicles from conviction. The opposition vented its strong reservations on the law, sparking debate in the provincial legislature. Law Minister Zia Lanjar tabled the Provincial Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2018 in the House to amend the Provincial Motor Vehicles Ordinance, 1965 aimed at ‘bringing the rules in conformity with modern-day needs.’ The new insertion in the law reads: “No driver of an emergency vehicle shall be…