Thousands people walk for traffic safety

More than 5,000 people including Permanent Deputy Prime Minister cum Chairman of the National Traffic Safety Committee Truong Hoa Binh, leaders of central government, agencies and the Hanoi Municipal People's Committee, famous artists participated in a walk at the pedestrian street around Hoan Kiem Lake this morning to call for an action “Drinking alcohol - No driving". 

Thousands people walk for traffic safety

Thousands people walk for traffic safety

The event aims to change and raise public awareness of the traffic safety law and behaviors of traffic participants when driving through a slogan “Drinking alcohol, not driving”.

Speaking at the launching ceremony, Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh emphasized that ensuring traffic safety was determined by the Party and State of Vietnam as one of the basic tasks in political security, social order and safety.

The Deputy Prime Minister asked the functional forces to focus on patrolling, preventing and punishing drivers who infringed regulations on alcohol concentration in a person's blood. 

Additionally, the National Assembly, the Government, ministries and agencies are urgently reforming to early promulgate the regulations that contributes to reducing the risks of being involved in crashes and the number of road traffic accidents from drunken drivers causing  harmful situations via costly penalty supplement and increase or deprivation of driving license.  

Some photos were posed at the launching ceremony this morning:

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Thousands people walk for traffic safety  ảnh 3  Permanent Deputy Prime Minister cum Chairman of the National Traffic Safety Committee Truong Hoa Binh speaks at the launching ceremony



BY BICH QUYEN- Tranlslated by Huyen Huong

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