Road fatalities

13 persons died daily in road accidents in Punjab in 2018, overspeeding leading cause

In the 2018, a total of 2540 people died in road accidents due to over speeding followed by 85 due to drunk-drive.

Sep 19, 2019, 10:39 AM IST

Demand in Rajya Sabha for comprehensive road safety law

Concerned at high road fatalities with India accounting for 10 per cent of such global deaths, a member in the Rajya Sabha on Friday demanded enactment of a comprehensive national road safety law.

Jul 25, 2014, 19:50 PM IST

Road fatalities in Goa: 79 deaths in Jan-March

The number of fatalities in road accidents across Goa have been swelling each day since the beginning of this year, with 79 deaths reported in the first three months, according to official data.

May 08, 2014, 13:14 PM IST

Roadmin for walkathons on Sunday to create safety awareness

Concerned over India suffering the highest road fatalities it the world, the Road Transport and Highways (RTH) Ministry has asked all states to organise "Walkathons" (walking marathons) on Sunday in a bid to create safety awareness among the masses.

Jan 08, 2014, 21:45 PM IST