Seminar on Road Safety by National Highway and Motorway Police

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

University of Wah organized a seminar on Road Safety in collaboration with the National Highway and Motorway Police on 12 December, 2017 in UW Auditorium. SSP Aftab Ahmed Mahsud, Sector Commander M-1 (Islamabad-Peshawar Motorway) was the guest speaker. Senior officials of Motorway Police were also present in the seminar. Principle Officers, Deans, Directors, Chairpersons, faculty and students from multiple departments of University of Wah attended the seminar. Mr Basir Ilyas, Senior Patrolling Officer Motorway Police gave a presentation to the audience. He stated some facts and figures regarding the road accidents. He also placed high emphasis on correct interpretation of signals, road signs, wearing of helmets and seat belts. SSP Aftab Ahmed Mahsud also highlighted the importance of traffic rules and regulations. He emphasized on following these rules for own safety and safety of the others. He instructed the students to never ride the bike without a helmet. At the end of the lectures, there was an interactive question answer session. Prof Aftab Sadiq, Acting Vice Chancellor, University of Wah was the chief guest. In his concluding remarks he thanked the guests for their valuable input. He also placed high emphasis on road safety and advised the students to follow traffic laws. He asked them to refrain from texting while driving. In the end, the Acting Vice Chancellor presented the University souvenir to SSP Motorway Police. SSP Aftab Ahmed Mahsud also presented the Motorway souvenir to the Acting Vice Chancellor.

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