Dharwad: Deputy commissioner S B Bommanahalli has called upon two-wheeler riders to wear safety helmets while riding in their own interest.
Hence, the insistence on helmets with ISI mark,” the DC said.Hubballi-Dharwad police commissioner M N Nagaraj, DCPs Renuka Sukumar, B S Nemagouda, ACPs M N Rudrappa, Manjunath Nagnur and traffic police inspector Murugesh Channannavar were present.
Speaking at a function organized by traffic police here on Tuesday to distribute ISI mark helmets to the traffic police personnel, he said the twin cities have around 4 lakh two-wheelers and it is necessary to protect the precious lives of riders.“The court has mandated wearing helmets while riding.
The safety of the rider is most important and that will be ensured when the quality of helmet is also assured.
Donors of the helmets were felicitated on the occasion.