Imphal, March, 7,
An awareness programme on Road Traffic Safety was organized by the Field Outreach Bureau, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Government of India, Imphal at Manipur College, Imphal today.
During the interaction and communication programme, several issues and causes of accidents like, speeding, use of intoxicants, digging of road and lanes, stopping right on top of zebra crossing, overtaking from left was discussed among other things. Queries on priorities between VIPs and emergency vehicles, legal punitive measures for traffic wrongdoers were put up by the students.
A quiz competition on the topic was held and prizes along with certificate were distributed by Shri P. Birchandra Singh, Associate Professor, Manipur College. Members of the student’s union of the college were present during the said programme.
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