“The purpose of this day is to learn lessons from the causes and mistakes of traffic accidents, for which thousands of citizens are being informed about traffic rules on a daily basis,” said CTO Lahore.
According to the details, today the International Day of Remembrance of People killed and injured in traffic accidents is being celebrated across the world. To celebrate this day, Lahore Traffic Police is also organizing events.
CTO Lahore Dr. Asad Malhi told Bol news sources that the purpose of this day is not only to express condolences to the families of those who died in traffic accidents, but also to learn lessons from the causes and mistakes of traffic accidents. is also.
“70 to 80 percent of accidents are due to ignoring traffic rules” Dr. Asad Malhi
Dr. Asad Malhi further said that accidents are the result of not obeying traffic rules. Accidents are not due to luck but due to our irresponsible driving.
According to Dr. Asad Malhi, more lives are being lost in traffic accidents than terrorism and 70 to 80 percent of the accidents are due to drivers ignoring traffic rules. Five to ten percent of accidents occur due to the mistakes of other road users, but mechanical failure in the vehicle, tires not in proper condition also cause accidents.
“Traffic Police will light candles this evening to express condolences to the families of those who died on Faisal Chowk Mall Road,” CTO Lahore.
CTO Lahore further said that improper road infrastructure also leads to accidents. Most of the accidents involve young people between the ages of 21 and 30. In this regard, thousands of citizens are being informed about the traffic rules on a daily basis and they are being told that respect for the rules is very important for safe travel.
CTO Lahore said that traffic police will also light candles this evening to express condolences to the families of those who died on Faisal Chowk Mall Road.