By the time you read this report, someone will be killed in a road accident somewhere in India. Scary as it may sound, the fact is, every 3.5 minutes someone loses his life in India in a road accident. That is 400 hundred deaths per day. With more than half a million road accidents in India every year, in which about 150,000 lives are lost, India’s road are one the the deadliest in the world.
But what is alarming is things are only turning from bad to worse. On Thursday, the road transport ministry released a report called the Road Accidents in India 2015. It details the statistics, reasons and the causes of road accidents in the country.
Contributed By Sonia Narula