"It happened on Thursday, 10th March, about 10 o'clock in the morning in a minibus No. 204. It seems to me that such action on the part of the driver is abnormal. I hope the responsible parties will understand the situation and take action".
Representatives of the Riga city Council also believe that the driver's actions unacceptable:
The situation was commented by the representative of the RMS:
"10 March bus driver violated traffic rules. In accordance with the road rules while riding is strictly forbidden to use any mobile device, including tablets. While driving the driver's attention must be concentrated solely on the road, to avoid any threat to the safety of passengers.
We have identified the bus driver. He will be punished with a cash penalty in the amount of 50% of the daily salary. Also would be reprimanded