Chief Secretary Sri Somesh Kumar, IAS today presided over the road safety meeting at BRKR Bhavan today. The meeting discussed the constituting of a lead agency with domain experts in the field of road safety. The expert group will be stationed in Hyderabad and the terms of reference will be as per the recommendations of the Supreme Court committee on road safety. It was also decided to create a non lapsable road safety fund.
Principal Secretary Home Sri Ravi Gupta, Additional DG Sri Jitender, Additional DGP Railways and Road Safety Sri Sandeep Shandilya, Secretary TR&B Sri K Srinivasa Raju, Secretary HM&FW Sri Rizvi, Spl Secretary TR&B Ms Vijiendra Boyi, Commissioner Transport Sri MRM Rao and other officials attended the meeting.