Shri Nitin Gadkari stresses on sensitization of stake holders for collectively addressing issues regarding Road Safety

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Shri Nitin Gadkari stresses on sensitization of stake holders for collectively addressing issues regarding Road Safety

Ministry of Road Transport & Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari stresses on sensitization of stake holders for collectively addressing issues rega

Ministry of Road Transport & Highways

Shri Nitin Gadkari stresses on sensitization of stake holders for collectively addressing issues regarding Road Safety

Posted On: 10 MAY 2022 1:11PM by PIB Delhi

Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari has stressed on sensitization of stake holders for collectively addressing issues regarding Road Safety . At an event organized on Monday by NHAI/MORTH in collaboration with SaveLIFE Foundation (SLF) he said that road safety is a very serious issue and there should be zero tolerance for road accidents.  He said we have accorded highest priority for road safety and and set the target to reduce 50% road accident deaths by 2024.

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Shri Gadkari directed the senior officials to consider and implement various strategies and solutions put forward by SaveLIFE Foundation to improve road safety as early as possible.

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The Minister said action should be taken immediately on black spots. He said while taking action three things have to be considered immediate measures, mid-term action, and long-term action. He said all Ros(Regional officers) & PDs(Project directors) should take a pledge of zero accidents.

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