In the last 12 days before and after Eid Ul Fit 2022, an average of 56 people died and 264 were injured daily in road accidents, says a media statement by Save The Road.
About 681 people were killed and 2,077 people are injured in road accidents in the last 12 days before and after Eid-Ul-Fitr. As per the report, motorbike accidents rank at the top in the death toll.
During this time, an average of 56 people died and 264 were injured daily in road accidents, a report published by Save The Road Tuesday.
Save The Road said that, the report was prepared based on the daily newspaper, television, and news agencies, and the data sent by the volunteers of the organization “Save The Road” from 28 April to 9 May 2022.
They also said that at least 1 hundred and 90 people were killed and 9 hundred 68 injured in motorcycle accidents due to breaking the traffic rules and most of them neglecting to wear helmets.
On the other hand, about 168 people were killed and 321 injured in 407 truck accidents. The truck accidents happened due to overspeeding by careless, sleepy and tired drivers.
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