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Safe Drive Save Life

Safe Drive Save Life week, Darjeeling

Safe Drive Save Life programme, initiated by GoWB, for road side safety.

For awareness of road side safety, safe drive save life week is being conducted by District Administration – to make people understand the necessity for following traffic rules strictly on road.

At Darjeeling District we celebrate the Safe Drive Save Life campaign week from 23rd July to 31st July 2018.

Some Audio clips from Mirchi 98.3 !

Day 1

Around 1000 people along with students of various schools participated in the safe drive save life rally. Tablo was built for the rally and placard was also there for display during the rally. A cycle rally was conducted from Darjeeling motorstand to chowrasta. Police band also actively participated in the rally. The campaign was graced by the District Magistrate, Darjeeling along with the senior Police officers, officers of the District Collectorate and from pool department of the GTA.

Day 2

Around 150 students of various schools along with their teachers participated in sit and draw competition organised by the District Administration and the Darjeeling police. The event was covered by local media and was well received by locals.

Day 3

Around 50 bikers along with the locals took a round trip from Darjeeling Town to Ghoom station, which supported and organised by the District Administration and the Darjeeling Police.

Day 4

A 'safe drive save life' awareness camp was conducted with above 350 school students, teachers along with the local drivers from locations were present at Hayden Hall, Darjeeling. The safe drive save life theme song was sung live by Ravi Chettri, staff of the collectorate which was enjoyed and supported by all present. A quick drama by office staffs and safe drive and save life drill was conducted by the civil defence volunteers.

Day 5

Street drama was held at four different locations viz. 1. New parking stand, below the Government College 2. Motorstand, Darjeeling 3. Railway station 4. Club Stand, Darjeeling. Local people and college students enjoyed the street drama awareness programme and theme song of SDSL was played along. This was supported by the District Administration and Darjeeling Police.

Day 6

Leaflets distributed at Chowrasta to the local public for the awarness regarding Traffic Rules on SDSL programme orginized by the District Administration and Darjeeling Police. District Police Officers and District Administration Officials were present in the awareness programme. The programme was carried out sucessfully and the event was covered by the local media with a good response from the general pulic.

Day 7

Drama performed by Mrs Reena Rayaa and group, live theme song performed by Shri Ravi Chettri, staff of the District Collectorate at Chowrasta for the public as awarness regarding Traffic Rules and SDSL programme. District Police Officers and District Administration officials and local eminent persons were present in the awareness programme. The programme was carried out successfully and the event was covered by the local media with a good response from the general pulic.

Day 8

Enforcement programme and distribution of leaflets organised by the District Administration and Darjeeling Police. Enforcement performed at the different locations and leaflets were distributed. All Police officers and District administrations officials and local eminent persons were present in the awareness programme. The programme was carried out sucessfully and the event was covered by the local media with a good response from the general public.

Day 9

Health check up, distribution of prizes for sit and draw programme and theme song on SDSL performed by Ravi Chettri, staff of M.V. Department. Dance and drama were performed by the staff of M.V. Department was organised by the District Administration and Darjeeling Police. All Police officers and District administration officials and local eminent persons were present in the awareness programme. The programme was carried out sucessfully and the event was covered by the local media with a good response from the general pulic.