City courts have handed over jail sentences to 34 people who were caught for drink-driving.

The Third Metropolitan Magistrate awarded three-day jail sentences to 30 motorists, while the Fourth Metropolitan Magistrate sentenced three persons to a day’s imprisonment and another to a two-day term.

With this, a total of 299 motorists have been sent behind bars for drink-driving in the city since November 2011, a police official said.

All the 34 were caught during a special drive conducted last weekend. They were found with Blood Alcohol Content of more than 100 mg alcohol per 100 ml of blood.