Photo exhibition against rash driving held at Himachal University

Shimla: Concerned about the rising number of road accidents, a photo exhibition for creating awareness among the youth against rash driving was recently organized in Himachal Pradesh University.

University Vice Chancellor ADN Bajpai, who visited the exhibition said, “life is a precious gift from God and one should respect it. Careless driving may bring a terrible end to it.”

Pictures displayed at the exhibition revealed some very basic reasons that result into road accidents and were mostly related to rash or drunken driving.

File photo by Amit
File photo by Amit

Organised as part of the National Student Union of India (NSUI) foundation day function, on April 9, the exhibition was well attended.

Speaking on the occasion YadupatiThakur, NSUI president said that “rash driving was a major problem with youngsters that often resulted in accidents leading to major disabilities or even death.
Campus NSUI president Keshvanand said that all, which included students needed to follow traffic rules and regulations while driving for one’s own safety and for the safety of others road users which included pedestrians.

An intern at Hill Post, Dharam Prakash is pursuing masters in journalism & mass communication at Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla. Previously, he has worked as an intern at Dainik Jagran Ltd. A young journalist in making, Dharam Prakash loves to blog and writes what he believes in.

1 Comment

  • Congratulation for organizing such like awareness events which definitely focus something in the mind and especially young ones. A right place and right way to educate . More be organized in other places too.

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