ITP kicks off campaign for use of helmets by motorcyclists

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Traffic Police (ITP) on Tuesday launched awareness campaign for safety of motorcyclists and to ensure safe driving on roads through use of helmets.

The SSP (Traffic) Malik Matloob has said that purpose of this campaign is to ensure safety for motorcyclists and prevent any road mishap by educating them about use of helmets and safe road environment.

He said this education campaign will remain continue till October 267 and special squads have been constituted to educate bike riders as how to ensure their safety before travelling on roads.

These squads would perform duties at various main roads of the city and to brief the motorcyclists about safe journey The motorcyclists driving the bikes without helmets would be educated and strict action would be taken in case of no use of helmets after one month.