A new road safety awareness drive is being conducted by Maruti Suzuki India Limited in association with Maharashtra Highway Police. The formal partnership was announced recently to promote road safety in the state of Maharashtra. Maruti Suzuki vehicles will cover 9 cities in the state. Visits to various schools, colleges and communities are planned, bringing the message of road safety awareness to the people along with safe driving practices and techniques which will be portrayed in the form of messages, speeches games and competitions to make audiences aware of road safety.
Special leaflets pertaining to road signs and information of Maruti Driving Schools in Maharashtra will be distributed while an event is also being planned in Pune where a simulator will be used to drive the message even further into the minds of audience.
This message will be taken to cities such as Pune, Nashik, Baramati, Thane, Kalyan, Panvel, Nerul, Vashi and Khargar. Painting competitions are also being organised by Maharashtra Highway Police at college level while prizes will be in the form of Maruti Driving School training books of which 350 copies will be distributed to winners.