City Traffic Officer (CTO) Rawalpindi Yousaf Ali Shahid Wednesday directed the Education Wing of CTP to accelerate the awareness campaign about traffic rules and road safety. The CTO gave these instructions during his visit to Traffic Awareness Camp set up at Chairing Cross. Students of Askaria Schools and Colleges were also present on the occasion.
The CTO also distributed awareness pamphlets and briefed the drivers particularly of Public Service Vehicles about traffic rules.
He said, the road users should strictly observe traffic signs, signals, and all other traffic rules and regulations. Yousaf Ali said, maximum pamphlets should be distributed among the road users to spread awareness about traffic rules and road safety.
He directed the education wing to arrange lectures, seminars, walks, radio programs and use other mediums to spread awareness. He said, on the directives of Regional Police Officer Rawalpindi
Muhammad Wisal Fakhar Sultan Raja, the CTP was creatin awareness about traffic rules among the citizens and striving to regulate the city traffic. The CTO said, the citizens during awareness campaign would be guided that the use of mobile phone while driving was dangerous which must be avoided. Pamphlets in this regard are being distributed among the motorists particularly public service vehicle drivers and banners have also been displayed on important places in the city for the awareness.