Gajapati: In a bid to create awareness on road safety, students of Sri Venketeswar Government High School at Garabandha in this district distributed sweets to the motorcycle riders, who were spotted riding helmets on Saturday.
A road safety week has been organised by Garabandh police here, where the students of the school took part in an awareness rally and marched through the local villages.
During the rally, the students also educated the locals to wear helmets, seat belts and to obey the traffic rules. They also asked the residents of the area to boycott overspeeding and consumption of alcohol while driving.
Among others, hundreds of students, teachers and the local police personnel were present.