Foundation World School (FWS) in collaboration with ARTO Budgam organised a road safety and traffic awareness programme in Humhama campus to sensitize transport in-charges of over 50 schools.
The spokesman said the ARTO Budgam, Mubashir Bhat was the facilitator of the event.
While addressing the transport incharges, ARTO Budgam said that the purpose of such programmes was to sensitize the school authorities towards obeying traffic rules and road safety measures like first aid kits in the school buses, speed limit, safety-helmet and seat-belt.
The ARTO Budgam stressed on need for creating road safety clubs in every school which will involve students and staff for the better functioning of school transport department particularly and inculcate values of social responsibility generally.
The FWS spokesman said the traffic awareness programme was an initiative taken further in collaboration with traffic management department for sensitizing people especially schools.