Foot board travelling has been one of a major cause for road accidents which endangers the lives of many people. More than 60% of foot board travellers are school & College students and more importantly, 90% of accidental deaths are due to foot board travel that too between the ages of 16 to 24.
On account of 67th Republic day, a massive Public awareness campaign on Foot board travelling – Step Up to Stay Up was held across Chennai city at 67 bus stops, on 29th January 2016 (29-01-2016) between 7.00 AM and 8.45 AM.
Around 500 Youngsters participated and spent their 2 hours for the Nation, by creating Foot board and Road Safety Awareness. Public were Very Happy to see youngsters stepping into the ground to see the Change by they themselves becoming the Change, rather than just pinning the National Flag in their dress and celebrating the holiday