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India has 100% more traffic deaths than China

Traffic-related deaths in India have increased 41% over five years, compared to a 33% reduction in China in the same period

Despite having 99 million fewer people and fewer vehicles, the number of deaths in road accidents in India is more than twice the number of people killed similarly in China, according to a government report. Source: Road Accidents in India 2013 About 377 people die on Indian roads every day, the world’s highest fatalities in road accidents, according to “Road Accidents in India 2013”, a Ministry of Road Transport and Highways report. The majority of deaths stem from unsafe driving and carelessness–as the Salman Khan case indicates and the data ...