More traffic patrols during peak hours for smooth flow of vehicles

 13 Sep 2017 - 9:22

More traffic patrols during peak hours for smooth flow of vehicles

The Peninsula

With the beginning of the new academic year and to make smooth traffic flow of vehicles on roads, traffic department has chalked out a plan focused on all areas through distributing traffic vehicles on roads throughout the day.

An official at the General Directorate of Traffic Department said that “the patrols have increased on main roads and roundabouts which witness more traffic jam especially in the peak hours”.

A senior official at the Traffic department, Major Hamad Ali Al Misnad (pictured) advised people to go to their works early to avoid traffic jam”.

“Also parents must tell their sons about the safety conditions of how to use school buses or vehicles and to fasten seat belt and to sit on the back seats and not to talk to drivers,” he said.

The General Directorate of Traffic Department will organise today an awareness lectures for school buses drivers at Traffic Department headquarters.

Organising such lectures came in the framework of ‘back to school’ campaign which launched by the Department on Sunday, and it is an annual celebration aims to spread traffic awareness among students.

The lectures will be in languages like English, Arabic and Urdu.

To make the ‘back to school’ campaign more success, department posted a number of tips on the department’s twitter and Facebook pages to motorists and road users.