DODA: An awareness camp was organized by the Motor Vehicle Department (MVD) on the theme “Sadak Suraksha Jeevan Raksha” here at Thathri as part of the 29th Road Safety Week.
Over 120 passenger vehicles drivers and conductors of the Tehsil including participated in the awareness programme.
Addressing the camp, ARTO Zubair Ahmed sought the cooperation of drivers and conductors in spreading the message of road safety and making the road safety week meaningful. He asked them to avoid over speeding, use of mobile phone while driving, drunken driving, wrong overtaking, racing and underage driving to prevent loss of precious human lives. He further asked the participants to take all necessary measures and follow the traffic rules for enjoying safe driving and healthy life.
ARTO stressed upon the youth to wear helmet or seat belt to avoid fatal injuries. He also advised them to obey traffic rules in order to stop loss of lives in road accidents.