Govt working on 4 Es to reduce road accidents: Gadkari

Govt working on 4 Es to reduce road accidents: Gadkari

The Government is working on four Es of road safety Engineering, Enforcement, Education and Emergency Care to reduce the number of road accidents and associated fatalities by 50 percent in the next few years, Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari said here today.Mr Gadkari today flagged off the Road Safety Walk […]

Building Safe Highways, The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways Under Nitin Gadkari

As a signatory to Brasilia Declaration, India is committed to reducing the number of road accidents and fatalities by 50 % by 2020. Although efforts in this direction had started earlier, the year 2016 saw the Ministry taking major steps towards fulfilling this commitment.

Building Safe Highways, The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways Under Nitin Gadkari

The year 2016 has been a significant one for the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, when road safety emerged as the central theme of almost its entire range of activities. While the Ministry pushed ahead to expand the National Highways network in the country, it was not enough to just build highways!