Road safety tops the list of campaigns conducted by Azhagar Senthil, social activist and founder of Awareness Creating on Public Rights (ACPR), a non-governmental organisation. He is beginning his road safety campaign in Anna Nagar, and based on how successful it is, he will decide on taking it to other localities. “Once the resident-volunteers join the emergency response team, they will be given a four-day training and provided with a medical kit. In the event of an accident, volunteers will be notified through the app, which is in the testing stage and expected to be launched in February,” explains Senthil. Quiz competitionsAcross Chennai, the team is conducting quiz competitions on road safety for school students.
Source: The Hindu January 12, 2018 11:05 UTC