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Make road safety national priority: memorandum

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Seeking to make road safety a national priority, a memorandum addressed to the was signed at an event in New today.

The initiative by Consumer Voice, a Delhi-based group, focused on the need to amend the Motor Vehicles Act 1988 to address the change in road safety scenario in

"The participants of the workshop signed a memorandum to prime minister, vice president, of to make road safety a national priority, according to a statement by the organisers.

"We have, therefore, brought together survivors of horrific road crashes and their families to tell their tales along with organizations to join together in our appeal," Ashim Sanyal, of Consumer VOICE, said.

The initiative was supported by MPs and Parvesh Verma, and Abhay Damle, joint secreary in transport ministry.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Tue, June 19 2018. 21:30 IST
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