A special drive was held jointly by the traffic police and law and order police on Sunday to prevent bike racing.
At several points on Kamarajar Salai, check posts were put up to prevent motorists from speeding. Mobile patrolling teams were also deployed.
More than 100 police personnel conducted this special drive.
This action follows many instances of bike racing that took place on the weekend. In one case, the pillion rider was killed, said police.