10% global road accidents happen in India, govt yet to take it as priority

2018-01-19T15:31:14+00:00

Absolutely shocking statistics reveal that India is responsible for 10% of global road fatalities, which is the highest amongst all other countries of the world.

A 2016 report suggests that out of 4.8 lakh accidents that took place on Indian roads, more than 1.5 lakh people lost their lives and almost 5 lakh people were injured.

Despite these alarming numbers, however, government apathy has been a constant phenomenon.

The much-awaited Motor vehicles Amendment Bill still remains just dead letter despite being three years in the offing.

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