Road accidents in India kill 18 people every hour, injuring 44

Why roads in India take 18 lives every hour?

Every hour 18 people die in road accidents in India. On the other hand, on average 44 people get injured in these accidents every hour. The report titled ‘India Road Accidents – 2021’, says that major indicators related to accidents have performed better in 2021 compared to 2019. “Road accidents decreased by 8.1% and injuries … Read more

Road accident in 2020: 1.20 lakh people died

Road accident in 2020 1.20 lakh people died

Ground Report | New Delhi: Road accident in 2020; Last year, 1.20 lakh people died in the country due to careless road accidents. The data of the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), in the year 2020, despite the lockdown imposed to prevent the Covid-19 epidemic, an average of 328 people died in road accidents every day. According … Read more

A road to death: 1750 killed in last 10 years on Sgr-Jammu highway

‘10850 people killed in 65,398 road accidents across J&K’ The fatal circle of deaths and injuries through accidents continues unabated on the Srinagar-Jammu Highway, as is revealed by the official figures. The Srinagar-Jammu National Highway has seen over 8,128 road accidents and 1,750 resultant fatalities in the last decade. A lifeline to the Kashmir valley, … Read more

6 children among 14 killed in road accident in UP’s Pratapgarh

14 people have died in a truck collision with a train on the Prayagraj-Lucknow highway in Pratapgarh district of Uttar Pradesh. Pratapgarh Superintendent of Police Anurag Arya is being quoted as saying that a truck on the highway was parked on the side due to tire puncture and the SVU vehicle crashed into it. According … Read more

Gujarat: 11 killed, 15 injured in truck accident near Vadodara

In Vadodara, Gujarat, 11 people died and around 15 people were injured in an accident on Wednesday morning. The injured have been admitted to a nearby hospital for treatment. Superintendent Ranjan Iyer of SSG Hospital in Vadodara said that the death toll in the road accident has increased to 11. Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani has tweeted that … Read more