DIG N-5 Central Rai Altaf Hussain while observing that out of thirty three fatal accidents during current year 20 relate to motorcyclists in which precious lives were lost, ordered to launch a special enforcement campaign from Lahore to Rahim Yar Khan to check the violations of motorcyclists. The officers were asked to ensure effective enforcement against the violations of ‘driving without safety helmet. Mobile Education Unit of N-5 Central Zone has also been asked to brief maximum motorcyclist about road safety measure and usefulness of Safety Helmet. All the SSPs have been directed to personally monitor the campaign and send day to day progress in this regard. In order to make the campaign more effective and meaningful banners containing road safety slogans have been displayed on all the important places on national highways and special road safety stalls have been set up at all the toll plazas.
DIG N-5 Central Rai Altaf has instructed the patrol officers to carry on briefing and enforcement of motorcyclists as a permanent feature of their duty as motorcyclists are the most careless among all types of road users and most vulnerable to any serious accident.