Road Accidents Decreasing: Govt

KL Report


Government of Jammu and Kashmir Monday said that the figures of last three years 2012, 2013, and 2014 (Up to July) show that number of road accidents has shown a considerable decrease.

In a reply to starred question of MLC S Dharambir Singh Oberai in state legislature, the government also informed that in summer capital city of Srinagar there are no women traffic cops deployed for checking of women drivers.

Year wise details of road accidents:

Year                     No of Accidents                    No of Persons

2012                             6709                                                Killed: 1165

                                                                             Injured: 9755

2013                             6469                                                Killed: 990

                                                                             Injured: 8681

2014                             3394                                                Killed: 553

(Up to July)                                                        Injured: 4809


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