Kulgam, Feb 4, CNS: To stimulate Community involvement in promoting road safety awareness and to disseminate information about traffic rules Deputy Commissioner Kulgam Dr Shamim Ahmad wani today inaugurated 30th road safety week, organized by Motor Vehicle Department Kulgam with this year’s theme as sadak suraksha jeewan Raksha.
In this connection The Deputy Commissioner flagged- off the Tata Maximoo Passenger auto rally from Mini Secretariat with the aim to create awareness among masses. In this -Rally around 30 tata Maximoo from different parts of the district participated which were carrying banners.
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 Official’s of Motor Vehicle Department Kulgam said that the department is going to organize a number of functions including free Eye checking camp, cricket matches and other functions at various places of the district.