Bhubaneswar: Hundreds of women participated in a mega bike rally which started from Mastercanteen Square in the Capital to create traffic awareness on Sunday.
The country will be observing the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on October 2 and the women-only bike rally was organized to create awareness for road safety rules ahead of the celebration.
Women of all age groups and even students and professionals participated in the awareness campaign. Participants opined that following traffic rules are for our own benefit. Following regulations like wearing helmets and seat belts, avoid the use of mobile phones, and avoid drinking and driving would significantly lessen the number of road accidents and deaths resultant of that.