KULGAM: As part of the 32nd National Roads Safety Month 2021, MVD Kulgam in collaboration with Kashmir Civil Services Academy Anantnag today organized a quiz competition on road safety at G. Q. Public School, here.
During the competition, several rounds were conducted and at the end Kashmir Civil Services Academy Anantnag secured the first position followed by Ayesha Ali Academy and Govt Middle School Snagus with second and third positions respectively.
As many as 11 groups consisting of 5 members each from various schools of the district participated in the quiz competition. The event was conducted by quiz master Assistant Regional Transport Officer (ARTO) Kulgam, Dr Mohammad Zubair Lattoo with MVTA Suraj Pandita assisting him.
Speaking on the occasion, the ARTO said that this initiative is focused on making school students better drivers in the long run. It would also help to create awareness among the students about traffic rules and regulations and will impart future drivers correct driving skills.
Dr Zubair further said that besides courteous behaviour and proper driving etiquettes, it will change their attitude by inculcating in them a sense of responsibility and respect for fellow road users.