Road Safety Month to be inaugurated TODAY
JBN, 18/01 /2021, (REPORT SK), NEW DELHI : National Road Safety Month is all set to be inaugurated today , to build awareness about road safety and reduce road accidents in India. The inaugural function is slated for today in Vigyan Bhavan , where it will be launched by Union Minister for Defence Sh. Rajnath Singh and Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways & MSME, Sh. Nitin Gadkari. Minister of State for RTH, Gen (Retd) Sh. VK Singh and CEO, Niti AAYOG, Sh. Amitabh Kant will also participate.Activities planned during the Month include launch of a film on Road safety, flagging off of a National Championship Safe Speed Challenge from Wagah border to Kanyakumari, and giving away of awards for Road Safety. State Governments, PSUs, and Insurance companies will also participate in awareness-creating activities, with seminars, walkathons, poster-making competitions etc.