KalingaTV New Network
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday urged the people to pledge for zero compromise on road safety.
Patnaik also launched an awareness campaign organized by the Commerce and Transport Department of the state government on the occasion of the 29th Road Safety Week.
ସଡ଼କ ସୁରକ୍ଷା ସପ୍ତାହରେ ସଚେତନତା ଅଭିଯାନର ଶୁଭାରମ୍ଭ କରି ମୁଁ ଆନନ୍ଦିତ। ଆସନ୍ତୁ, ଜୀବନରେ ଖୁସି ଭରିବା, ସଡ଼କ ସୁରକ୍ଷାରେ ଜିରୋ କମ୍ପ୍ରମାଇଜ୍ କରିବା।
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) April 23, 2018
Different organizations both government and non-government including school and college students also held awareness campaigns across the state.
International sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik also erected a special sand sculpture at Puri sea beach to create awareness on road safety with a catchline ‘Safe Drive Save Life’.