Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. has commenced a nationwide road safety summer camp for school children in 8 cities in the country. Engaging over 4,500 children nationally, the company’s national road safety summer camp, besides Delhi, will also be conducted in Karnal, Ludhiana, Hyderabad, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Chandigarh and Coimbatore. To ensure the fun element for children, Delhi Police along with the Japanese automaker, will also be conducting sessions on art, craft, music, dance, self-defence.
Speaking on the significance of this summer camp, Mr. Prabhu Nagaraj, Vice President, Brand & Communication, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. said, “As a responsible two-wheeler manufacturer, Honda is fully committed towards road safety & has so far educated 18.8 lac Indians. This summer vacation, Honda is joining hands with state government authorities to conduct national road safety summer camp at its traffic training parks and will educate over 4,500 children. Honda firmly believes that children are the nation builders of tomorrow. Learning about road safety early in life will make them act as a check on parents, introducing safe riding habits in them.”
In Delhi, the summer camps will take place in Baba Kharak Singh Marg and Roshanara Bagh traffic training park between May 21 and June 15, 2018 while continuing for 26 days. The students in the age group 9 to 12 years will get to learn about two-wheelers and importance of riding gear in a fun way on specially imported 50cc CRF 50 motorcycles. Honda’s specially trained road safety instructors will educate children about the do’s and don’ts while commuting in a school bus and cycling. Safety champs will participate in a ‘Best Road Safety Slogan’ competition as well. Educational activities like debates, painting, essay writing and extempore competitions will also be organized.