National Road Safety Week today concluded with a symposium cum prize distribution function at the district headquarters here today.
SSP Reasi, Nisha Nathyal was the Chief Guest, while Additional Deputy Commissioner Reasi, Rajinder Sharma was the guest of honour.
Students from various government and private schools of the district participated in the event and presented their views on traffic. Participants from 8th to 10th standards participated under ‘Junior’ cluster while those from 11th and 12th standards participated under ‘Senior’ cluster.
Later, winners were announced and awarded. Similarly, winners of Slogan and Painting competitions, held earlier as part of the National Road Safety Week, were also felicitated.
Speaking at the function, SSP Nisha Nathyal educated the students against underage and rash driving.
ADC Rajinder Sharma laying emphasis on precious human lives called for safe driving instead of giving in to momentary thrill of speed.