Teach ’em young: Books & games on road safety for children soon
The ministry has planned a separate 36-page book for primary and middle- or senior-level school children. Besides Hindi and English, the publications and game will be printed in 14 regional languages
CM Kejriwal takes stock of road safety measures
In addition to this, the Delhi government has also announced that it will tighten the enforcement of traffic norms and take strict action against violators.
Australia seeks more partnership with Kerala, says High Commissioner
The announcement was made during the High Commissioner’s visit to Thiruvananthapuram on Friday to advance Australia’s ties with Kerala.
Police teach motorists not wearing helmet a ‘lesson’ in Coimbatore
A total of 400 police personnel and around 200 volunteers from NGOs took part in the drive. Bikers who were found without helmets were booked and penalized on the spot.
Coimbatore: Fine, case, day-long awareness class for driving without helmet
Already, the Coimbatore city police have been carrying out various activities stressing the need to wear helmets.
Budget 2023: International Road Federation seeks removal of GST on helmets
It has been noticed that most of the two-wheeler riders fall in economically weaker and lower-income groups and prefer to purchase helmets which are cheaper and inferior in quality.
Road safety measures up in Coimbatore as 4k accidents reported last year
Coimbatore district recorded a total of 3,983 road accidents in 2022, including 1,083 accidents in the city, according to the data released by the police.
Tamil Nadu govt introduces non-lapsable fund to improve road safety
The new fund is aimed at minimising the delays in conventional funding mechanisms.
Road Safety Board in limbo, yet to get head and members
The purpose of setting up the Board was to formulate specific standards for road safety, traffic management and road construction for hilly regions.
Village Force in Prakasam tackles one road safety issue at a time
Youngsters noticed that Giddalur reports at least two mishaps on an avg and learnt that overgrown bushes, damaged roads and negligence were the cause
For warden of wheels, road safety is a life mission
The panoramic recognition due, in due course of time, came his way in 2000 in the form of the National Award for Road Safety.
TN: Soon, riding without helmet can get your driving licence axed
Motorists caught riding two-wheelers without a helmet or using mobile phones while driving for may soon lose their driving licence if they repeat the office more than twice.
Odisha asked to set up trauma care facility in every 50 km
The State now records more than 10,000 road traffic accidents every year out of which fatality is around 48 per cent, the highest in the country.
After Deepavali revelry, prepare for traffic challan bomb in TN
A government order issued on Wednesday by the State Home Transport Department empowered traffic police and transport officials to collect the revised fines on the spot.
Karnataka: Must wear seat belts or pay Rs 1k fine
All passengers travelling in four-wheelers have to compulsorily wear seat belts or pay a fine of Rs 1,000.
After cave-in, new tar peels off at jinxed Kundalahalli
The test exposes that BBMP has used cheap material.
Cry for curbing stray cattle menace loud but Tiruchy Corp says job not easy
Tamil Nadu topped the list of states with most road accidents in 2021, a National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) report recently stated.
Mishap triggers discussions on road safety for cyclists in Bengaluru
A 23-year-old cyclist sustained fractures on his hand after a delivery partner of an instant delivery service application riding on the wrong side of the road hit him.
‘Nilavu’ project to be revived to light up roads in Kerala, prevent mishaps
Nilavu project aims to replace 10.5 lakh conventional streetlights with LED bulbs. It has been decided that the bulbs should be replaced within two days if they become unusable.
Rash drivers to get 3-day social service ‘sentence’
Rash drivers who cause serious accidents will no longer be let off the hook upon paying fine.
Rahul Gandhi asked to vacate official bungalow by April 22
13-year-old girl separated from father over a drawing criticising Russia
'Be ready with relevant files on remission of convicts': SC to Gujarat govt on Bilkis Bano's plea
Internal reservation row: Stones pelted at Yediyurappa's residence
US university agrees to pay USD 14 million to kin of student athlete who died begging for water
Minor girl 'sexually assaulted, murdered' in Kolkata; locals block roads, vandalise police vehicles
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