Bhubaneswar: The 30th edition of the National Road Safety Week commenced on Monday.
On this occasion, several programmes were conducted across the state and awareness vehicles christened ‘Sadak Suraksha Rath’ were flagged off.
Odia cine actor Anubhav Mohanty flagged off the vehicle in the Silver City that had signage like ‘Don’t ignore traffic rules’,
‘Don’t drink and drive’, ‘Don’t use mobile phones’, ‘Wear helmet and other riding gears’, ‘Wear bright noticeable clothes while riding’, ‘Be a cautious rider’, ‘Wear seat belt’ (even as a passenger), ‘Don’t over speed’, written on them.
Recently a few celebrities of Odia movie industry had participated in a road safety awareness programme where they distributed roses to commuters and asked them to obey the rules.