Road Safety Awareness Week 2017

Road Safety Awareness Week 2017

As part of the of the Road Safety Awareness Week, the Traffic Police Department had organized a drive for our school students on January 13, 2017. Mr. Manjunath the North Zonal Circle Inspector of Mangalore was the guest speaker for the day.

The programme began with a prayer. Vice Principal, Sr. Snehal introduced the guest speaker. Inspector Mr. Manjunath had an interactive session with the children giving them inputs on the safety rules to be followed by all citizens on the streets. He emphasized the need to use pedestrian cross while crossing the road.

The students were made aware about the documents one needs to carry while riding a two- wheeler and four-wheelers. He stressed on the importance wearing helmets by pillion riders and demonstrated the same by asking student volunteers to enact the situation.

He elicited the information from them through questioning session and presented them with prizes for their response. He made the students understand the consequences of not following the traffic rules. As part of the Road Safety Awareness Week a quiz and drawing competition too was conducted in school for students of classes VI to IX. The winners of these competitions were felicitated on January 21, 2017 at Misbah College, kattipala.