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The incident occurred after the youths had gone to attend Ijtema, an Islamic congregation, which was organized at Melalathur village in Gudiyattam on Saturday night.
The accident occurred on Saturday on the highway around 40 km from the city of Challapata, Romulo Delgado, commander general of the police, told reporters.
DGP Loknath Behera said the various awareness programmes being implemented by the police had helped to bring down the accident rate.
While 4,199 lives were lost on the roads last year as against 4,131 in 2017, the number of those grievously injured in road accidents also went up to 31,611 from 29,733 in 2017.
Speaking here at the launch of a research report by Nissan India and SaveLife Foundation, Gadkari said the first priority of his ministry is to save more one lakh lives from road accidents each year.
Guljari Lal who was on duty signalled a sedan at Kapasehra Dwarka carriageway to stop but the driver pressed the accelerator and smashed onto the barricades which leaving him severely injured.
Daughter of Tripunithura municipality councillor died during an off-road biking event at Koompanpara near Adimali in Idukki.
The bus driver was also killed while seven-eight students were injured and are hospitalised.
Over 10 non-fatal accidents were recorded across the city and suburbs late Monday, mostly involving youths
Traffic calming historically began as a citizen’s movement in the early 1960’s in the Dutch city of Delft.
The family was reportedly on holiday in the Nordic island country when their hired Toyota Land Cruiser slammed through a railing while crossing a high single-lane bridge.
Five years after two men were mowed down by a lorry, their families were awarded ` 32.08 lakh compensation by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal here.
The poor visibility on highways due to foggy conditions claimed five lives in two separate incidents in Guntur district in the early hours of Wednesday.
Two years after a 48-year-old man died in a road accident involving a water tanker, his family was awarded `21.55 lakh compensation by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal.
The road accident took place around 8 am near Khejurbandhi village under the jurisdiction of Chandrokona Town police station.