Milagres College students hold massive awareness Bike rally for compulsory Helmet use
Udupi : Rangers and Rovers, NCC and NSS students of Milagres College, Kallianpur organized on Thursday, 1stOctober, mega Two wheelers Rally in order to massive awareness campaign under the leadership of District Police and following the call from K. Annamalai District Superintendent of Police which compulsory Helmet rule for students started from Ist October, 2015.
The massive Bike rally flagged off by Very Rev Fr. Stany B. Lobo, Correspondent of Milagres Educational Institutions at Milagres College, Kallianpur campus. During the occasion Dr. Nery Cornelio Principal of Milagres College, Malpe Police SI Ravi Kumar and others were present. The rally passed through Santhekatte, Ambagilu, Gundibailu, Kalsanka, City Bus stand, Service Bus Stand, K.M. Road, Diana Circle, Jodukatte, Brahmagiri and culminated at the SP office.
Yuvaraj, President of Udupi City Municipal Council and Umesh Naik Principal of Sneha Tutorial College addressed to the students at Clock Tower, near Udupi Bus Stand. The huge rally carried placards like”Better safe than Sorry”, “Be Alert, Don’t Get Hurt”, Don’t Drink and Drive, If you have 18, Stay away from this machine, Accident Brings tears, Ensure safe driving with Helmets to prevent fatal accidentsSafety brings cheers, Pencil have erases, accidents don’t – and so on.
Addressing the students SP Annamalai said that he gave gratitude to college authorities for the support of awareness on wearing Helmets. He hopeful and confident that compulsory Helmet rule to the students will be successful. He contacted all the college principles to compulsory of Helmet and all the principles shown their support to do so. Within this week all the colleges will enforce this helmet compulsory rule.
Dr. Nery Cornelio said that we will support to police department for the rule of compulsory helmet when drive two wheelers. The initiative which SP Annamalai and police department taken helps fatal accidents would be appreciated. Janardhan Thonse Alumni of Milagres Institutions and President of Udupi Development Authority also spoke during the occasion.
Speaking to the media persons SP Annamalai said that the compulsory helmet rule for the students given awareness not only in college but also in social media like Facebook, Whatsapp and others. We will check the documents in two wheelers and action will be taken. We have not taken such actions, but already we informed to all the college authorities. From next week we will be checking out operations.
He said we will feel motivated to offer more services in the society. If the compulsory helmet rule achieves in its implementation, then Udupi District will be first one which in terms of following government rules. All credit goes to the students and those who support them to safe drive with helmet.
The conveners of Rangers and Rovers Dr. Jayaram Shettigar, NCC Officer Merwin D’Souza, NSS Director Nithyanand Shetty, Prof. Joseph Fernandes, Prof. Melwyn Rego, Addditional SP Santhosh Kumar, DySP Chandrashekar, SI Girish and other officials were present.
More than 200 two wheelers including women students were participated in massive Bike Rally which will be total success to give awareness on safe drive with helmets.
News published on: 2015-10-01