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Thursday, October 22, 2020

road accidents in india


One dead, 8 injured after heavily-loaded truck rams 14 vehicles on Katraj-Dehu Road bypass

October 07, 2020 1:52 pm

The accident took place next to the premises of a school, near Navale Bridge, around 10.30 am. One biker, identified as Shubham Supekar (24), was killed on the spot while eight people from the other vehicles were injured, said police officials.

Level crossing accidents up 20% in 2019: NCRB

September 02, 2020 4:22 am

There were 1,788 level crossing accidents in 2019, up from 1,408 in 2018, according to the latest NCRB data. Last year, level-crossing accidents killed 1,762 people, while the year before they claimed 1,507 lives, the report says.

Telling Numbers: Road accidents kill 400/day, 1/4th of them in UP & Tamil Nadu

July 08, 2019 4:27 am

The ministry also presented state-wise data. Uttar Pradesh has the highest number of deaths in road accidents in each of the three years, followed by Tamil Nadu.

Road accidents in Nagaland: 122 deaths, 956 injured in two years

May 01, 2018 10:46 am

Senior District Transport Officer Kohima, Yaongsanglee Chang was delivering a keynote address during a one-day workshop on Road Safety Awareness Monday.

17 people died in road accidents per hour in India in 2016: Report

September 06, 2017 3:19 pm

Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Telangana, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Haryana, Kerala, Rajasthan and Maharashtra accounted for 86 per cent of accidents.

Speeding car hits traffic cop

June 23, 2017 4:55 am

Two policemen, including Parikshit, signaled the car driver to stop. Parikshit was flung in the air on impact and fell on the bonnet of the car and was dragged a few metres. The constable was admitted to a hospital and discharged Thursday morning.

Making safer vehicles: Affordability of advanced materials will be crucial, says Peter Hodgson

June 10, 2016 3:13 am

Interim deputy vice chancellor at Deakin University, Peter Hodgson, who is in India to deliver lectures on trends in advanced manufacturing, talks about the scope of such technology in the Indian automotive sector.

Nitin Gadkari: 400 die a day in road mishaps, faulty engineering a major cause

June 10, 2016 2:56 am

Last year also witnessed the highest number of accidents on the roads, at 5,01,423 or 1,374 a day, according to the data compiled and released by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.