Ranchi, Jan 11: At the inauguration of Road Safety week in several districts of Jharkhand, a road safety week campaign was also launched which will move on till January 17 in all the districts of the state.
At the drive vehicle riders and daily commuters will be informed about road safety, traffic signal and follow traffic rules.
In Ranchi in all most all the main roads and roundabouts had banners placed to educate the people about the road safety while several three wheelers were fined for not having permit papers.
On January 12, flowers would be presented to the people who flout the traffic rule. While on January 13, the administration would launch helmet inspection campaign and black painting on headlight programme.
Nukad natak and slogan writing on road safety on January 15. On January16, checking of over loading on vehicles would be organised while road safety week will conclude after debate on January 17.
A traffic police official called upon the civil society, especially youth, to rededicate their efforts to ensure safety of people and restrict fatal road accidents.
He said that the road safety week is being observed every year to educate the people about the road safety measures.