By Jagpreet Sandhu,Chandigarh, January 23 :The 23rd Road Safety Week 2012 by Chandigarh Police was concluded today at Tagore Theatre, Sector 18, Chandigarh. Sh. P.K. Srivastava, IPS, Inspector General of Police, UT Chandigarh was the chief guest of this function.
Cultural programme by students of DAV School Sector 15 and a street play was performed by a NGO AAVAHAN on road safety during the closing ceremony. Sh. Alok Kumar, IPS, DIG/Chandigarh appraised about various events organized during this week and assured that these road safety activities will continue through out the year. Sh. P.K. Srivastava, IPS, IGP/UT also delivered a speech appraising the management of traffic in the city and the measures being taken by the Chandigarh Police for better traffic management. He also appealed to the citizens to follow traffic rules. Awards/Prizes were also given to the winners of various activities including painting competition, blood donation camp, training workshops for TSR drivers, heavy and light drivers, and rickshaw pullers.