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Title: Smti. R V Suchiang, IAS, Chief Secretary to the Government of Meghalaya launched the Integrated Road Accident Database (IRAD) in a function held at the Conference Hall, Main Secretariat, Shillong on 12.10.2021
Press Release Number:
12/10/2021
Description:
Speaking on the occasion, Smti. R V Suchiang stated that in view of the rising numbers of deaths due to road accidents across the country, the Supreme Court has issued specific directions to all state governments to bring down the rate of road accidents. Adding that the launch of IRAD will go a long way in addressing the issue of road safety, she stressed on the need for speedy rectification of identified problem areas which causes accidents. Reiterating the importance of adhering to road safety rules, she stressed on the importance of awareness campaigns and also urged drivers, particularly the youth to acquaint themselves with traffic rules and signs and also to follow rules
Released Date:
12 Oct 2021