Kulgam April 23,CNS : To stimulate Community involvement in promoting road safety awareness and to disseminate information about traffic rules Deputy Commissioner Kulgam Mr Sajad Hussain today inaugurated 29th road safety week organized by Motor Vehicle Department Kulgam with this year’s theme as “Sadak Suraksha…. Jeevan Raksha”.
The Deputy Commissioner interacted with the bikers and Drivers and later flagged- off the bike rally from Mini Secretariat with the aim to create awareness among masses. In this bike -Rally around two hundred bikers from different parts of the district participated.
While speaking on the occasion DDC emphasized on the importance of road safety and need to disseminate the information about safety among the public and motor vehicle users especially youth. He stressed upon the department to continue the activities on sustain basis throughout the year so that the message becomes truly effective. He also appealed the people to follow traffic rules to avoid traffic mess in the town.
Sharing the details of the week long programme ARTO Kulgam Mr Jamsheed Choudry said that the department is going to organize a number of functions including free Eye checking camp, drawing competitions at various schools, drivers training regarding road safety and safety of passengers in whole district.
The others who attended the function includes Additional Deputy Commissioner, Assistant Regional Transport Officer, Dy SP HQ, other officials of different departments & various representatives of transport owners and police functionaries.