GANDERBAL, FEBRUARY 12: District Motor Vehicle Department Ganderbal today organized valediction of 30th Road Safety Week themed ‘Sadak Suraksha-Jeewan Raksha’ at the Town Hall Ganderbal in which District Development Commissioner Ganderbal, Dr. Piyush Singla was the chief guest.
The road safety week was organized to create awareness in public about various traffic rules and highlight the importance of safe driving to avoid accidents.
On the occasion, DDC while impressing upon all the stake holders to take responsibility to create awareness among the people regarding the safe driving said that behavioral change of commuters towards the following of traffic rules is important along to create awareness among the people regarding the safe driving. Besides each of us shall have to be a responsible citizen to get rid of road accidents, he added.
Appreciating the department for regularizing the traffic in the district by way of taking certain initiative, he said that district administration is committed to provide better road connectivity by way of widening important roads of the district.
He also asked the District Motor Vehicle Department to organize similar traffic awareness camps in other parts of district Ganderbal to make people aware about traffic rules and road safety measures.
SSP Ganderbal, Khalil Poswal while speaking on the occasion, highlighted the importance of safety rules needed to be followed while driving on the road and advised the gathering to be a responsible citizen by following traffic rules as everything cannot be enforced with tough action and punishment.
Later DDC along with SSP Ganderbal felicitated media persons and transporters for actively participating in the week long campaign.
DySP Traffic Ganderbal, Executive Engineers of R&B/PMGSY, Executive Officer, Municipal Committee Ganderbal, Transporters and other officials were also present on the occasion.
Meanwhile, correspondent Raja syed Rather was also been felicitated during the ceremony.
Hailing the work of Reporter for highlighting such programmes Dc Ganderbal SSP Ganderbal and ARTO Ganderbal thanked and extended