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DODA, Jan 14: As a part of the 31st National Road Safety Week, Motor Vehicles Department Doda today conducted Crown ceremony/rose gifting to embarrass traffic rule violators, besides felicitated the commuters who follow traffic rules with medals and sensitized the general public about traffic rules near clock tower, Main Chowk Dessa road and at Pul Doda road.
On the occasion, Assistant Regional Transport Officer Doda, Er Kuldeep Singh along with DSP Traffic Pankaj and other concerned officials stressed upon the necessities of the road safety especially use of helmets or seat belts, no use of mobile phone while driving or on the road.
The team conducted several roadside checks of vehicles, highlighted the dangers of poorly maintained vehicles besides imparted advice to drivers and general public to follow the traffic rules to avoid any kind of eventuality.
Later at bus stand Bhadra, ASP in presence of SDPO and Tehsildar inaugurated a free medical health camp which was organized by the MVD Doda in collaboration with health department for the driver’s and conductor’s besides were also sensitized about the road safety week and exhorted upon them to wear seat belts as a safety measure and to follow all traffic rules strictly to ensure that no more accidents shall happen across the district in future.