Ramban: To ensure strict enforcement of road safety measures, Secretary Transport, G. Prasanna Ramaswamy, on Saturday conducted an extensive inspection of NH-44 in Ramban.
This initiative aimed to assess implementation of road safety measures by all stakeholders, with emphasis on public transport passenger vehicles.
Engaging directly with the passengers, Secretary sought feedback on their travel experiences, placing a paramount emphasis on the road safety measures being adopted by passenger vehicles. He examined the emergency exits, ensuring the safety and well-being of passengers during their journeys.
In his interaction with passengers, Ramaswamy proactively enquired about the driving practices of the operators, emphasizing the importance of attentive and secure driving.
The Secretary reviewed the current status of accidents and their causes on National Highway and other link roads in the district.
Subsequently, Ramaswamy directed the Senior Superintendent of Police, NHW, Ramban, Rohit Baskotra, and ARTO Ramban, Samrinder Singh to implement all road safety measures with a mission and a holistic vision, aiming to control road accidents and prioritize passenger safety.