Had 30-year old P Vijay worn a helmet and not left it locked at the back of his Royal Enfield bike, he would still be alive.
The report comprises an analysis of the 2018 road crash death and injury data collected by the Mumbai Traffic Control Branch.
It is learnt that when the mishap happened, the trio was on their way to the hospital, as the child had been ill for the past three days.
The police said, Subashri (23) a resident of Chennai was travelling at the Pallavaram - Thoraipakkam radial road at Pallikaranai near the Kamatchi hospital.
Lack of training, awareness on road rules and fatigue are making commercial vehicle drivers a threat to commuters, writes Mudita Girotra.
A speeding car hit a pedestrian at Sasthamangalam here on Saturday. As per eyewitness accounts, the driver, following the incident, fled from the spot.
Walking through the waterlogged pedestrian underpass near the Government UP School, Nemom, is a nightmare for commuters.
Rajesh Chand was crossing the road at the time of the collision, believed to be a hit and run, in the early hours of Saturday.
The Motor Vehicles Department will see to it that violators do social service along with paying hefty fine for the traffic offences committed
Through a data-led intervention, the project aims to reduce traffic fatality by scientifically understanding the factors involved in serious and fatal accidents in the country, a release said.
In an effort to reduce the number of road accidents, the Motor Vehicles Department (MVD) has launched awareness campaigns centred on schools.
The group was headed to Nandi Hills to celebrate a birthday when the accident occurred. Over-speeding is said to be the cause.
The deceased were identified as Mukesh, his wife Mamta, Pankaj, his wife Sangeeta and the couples' five children.
It was drafted following directions of Supreme Court in view of high number of road accidents in the state
While seven persons died in South 24 Parganas district, six others fell victim to another accident in Malda.