CTO distributes helmets among motorcyclists

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Shinwari
PESHAWAR
In an effort to ensure road safety and spread awareness, City Traffic Police on Saturday took a crucial step by distributing helmets among motorcyclists, said an official handout.
Also, Officials of City Traffic Police Peshawar distributed awareness pamphlets among citizens and regular motorcycle riders were informed about the importance of wearing helmets.
CTO Saud Khan said that this week, the series of awareness about the use of helmets has been started for motorcyclists, under which free helmets were distributed among the citizens while they are also being given awareness about the use of helmets. While there will be a regular crackdown on those who do not use helmets next week.
He further said that various initiatives have been taken to provide travel facilities to the citizens, including FM Radio 88.6, social networking websites and other initiatives.
Mr Khan said that non-implementation of traffic rules on the part of citizens disrupts the traffic system, so citizens should ensure the implementation of traffic rules.
Traffic police force chief Saud Khan said that citizens can make their journey safer by ensuring the use of helmets.
He further said that not using a helmet is like inviting death as driving without the use of a helmet can lead to loss of precious lives.