Making it clear that there was no entry into the Road Transport Authority Office (RTA), Telangana Transport Commissioner Sandeep Kumar Chintania has said his department was conducting awareness programs to curb road accidents.
Chintania flagged off an ‘Awareness Rally’ for RTA employees on wearing helmet with a slogan ‘Wear Helmet-Save Life’ at Khairatabad RTA office. The employees displayed the uses of wearing a helmet. The rally went through Khairatabad Crossroads, Raj Bhavan Road, Somajiguda Rajiv Gandhi Circle, Panjagutta Crossroads, Erramanzil and returned to the RTA office.
Speaking on the occasion, Chintania said wearing helmet will not control the accidents but will save the lives. Driving the vehicles by wearing helmet will protect the families of the vehicle riders, he said and suggested to vehicle riders across the State to ride vehicles by wearing helmets.
Hyderabad Joint Transport Commissioner Raghunath, RTOs Prasad, Dasharatham, Laxmi, officers and employees from various RTA offices participated in the program. (NSS)