At VOC Park Grounds in Coimbatore
Traffic Wardens Organisation has planned to conduct world largest road safety campaign titled ‘Anandha Salai - Vibathilla Covai' from December 2 to 4, wherein 1 lakh people would be educated on road safety. The event would be held at VOC Park Grounds here.
A release from Chief Traffic Warden A. Mahesh said that the programme was being organised under the guidance of Police Commissioner C. Sylendra Babu and Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime and Traffic), N. Kamini.
The campaign would be the world's largest towards a Guinness world record.
The campaign was to inculcate positive public attitude towards responsible driving.
The event would educate 1,00,000 existing road users. 50 pavilions would be set up to talk about 900 road rules with visuals.
Ten pavilions for age group 1 to 17 years, 25 pavilions for age group 18 to 25 years, 15 pavilions for age group 26 and above years would be set up.
Each pavilion would have one major topic, 36 do's and don'ts visuals, one Plasma TV for 5-minute video presentation, one quiz or competition every 30 minutes and two winners to be announced every hour.
Each pavilion would be handled by one school. There would be one pavilion for college students, special pavilions for RTO for issuance of license on the spot, Traffic Police - Police Traffic Investigation Wing, driving institutions, hospitals & trauma care, first aid & ambulance 108 and 4/2 wheeler manufacturers.Over 4,000 RSP students from college and schools would be brought in and trained in specific topic to educate visitors.
A total of 500 school students would be engaged for day time duty and 500 college students for evening duty. There would be special guest lectures. The event would have the participation of all district schools and colleges, members of Rotary, Lions, Jaycees, Masonic clubs etc., members of Chamber of Commerce, CODISSIA, TNSTC and private bus drivers and conductors, autorickshaw and lorry drivers.
For further details, contact Chief Traffic Warden - Mahesh 99940 74062, or at Tamilnadu Police Traffic Wardens Organisation, Cascade Layout, Luna Nagar, Coimbatore 641 025, or through phone at 91 422 2402406, 2401576 Fax: 91 422 2400347, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.trafficwardens.in