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 […]
Minister Nitin Gadkari Flags Off Road Safety Walk: Calls Upon The Youth to Educate The Public about Road Safety Issues
The Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari flagged off a Road Safety Walk from India Gate in New Delhi this morning.
In an effort to create awareness among the motorists and the general public about the high incidents of road accidents in the country, the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways has kicked off the Road Safety
With the commissioning of the first National Information Infrastructure (NII) project at Peren district today, Nagaland has become the first state in the country to be ready for implementation of ICT infrastructure.
Road accidents in India take more lives than natural disasters and diseases do and these figures are on the rise. With the aim of addressing this problem
Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi will commission the rehabilitation work on the Mahatma Gandhi Setu through video conference on January 15.
The ministry of road transport and highways is set to launch two mobile apps—e-challan and m-parivahan—next week to provide a comprehensive digital solution for enforcement of traffic rules.
With an aim to revamp public transportation in the country, the ministry of road transport and highways has sought approval of Niti Aayog to experiment and introduce six latest mass rapid transportation technologies.
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.
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!
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday laid the foundation stone for Char Dham highway project in Uttarakhand, dedicating it to the victims of the 2013 flash floods in the state.