5 persons die daily in road accidents: NCRS

[TamilNet, Saturday, 25 December 2010, 13:41 GMT]
After the war, the majority of deaths in the island take place due to road accidents, said Mano Wijeratne, President of the NCRS at a media briefing held Friday, media reports in Colombo said. At least five persons die daily from road accidents, according to the NCRS.

Mr. Wijeratne appealed to the public to extend their support to prevent road accidents and save valuable lives.

People should come forward to ensure road safety, just as the fight against the spread of dengue epidemic, he has said.

 

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