A motor bike rally _ Run for Road safety Abhiyan 2016 _ was organised on Friday by the traffic police, Mysore City Corporation and Maharaja Education Trust to create awareness among people regarding traffic rules. The event was flagged off by Mayor B L Bhyrappa. Speaking on the occasion, Bhyrappa underlined the significance of road safety measures and said several lives would be saved if people strictly follow the traffic rules while driving.
He said that such awareness programmes will be a regular feature as these play pivotal role in disseminating the message about road safety standards among people. He appreciated the efforts of police department for organising awareness programme.
Over 100 of bikers participated in 15-km rally. DCP N D Birje, MET president Dr S .Murali and staff were present on the occasion.