The much needed Road Safety Week began on 23rd April, with the theme of, “Sadak Suraksha – Jeevan Raksha”. Much needed because Rajasthan ranks 5th in road accidents accounting for about 5% in the entire country. Which implies over a thousand accidents in a year. While the numbers are high in the entire state Jaipur district recorded the maximum road accident deaths
People are asked to put a complete halt to any kind of movement in and around the city. And, the police are requested to maintain the same around the city. Such a drastic step has taken all the people by a sudden shock leading to panic buying.