Bengaluru, July 31: After ‘Yamraj’, now Lord Ganesha was seen campaigning about traffic rules and road safety in Bengaluru.
City police with a man dressed as ‘Ganesha’ with a banner about following traffic rules was seen walking in the streets yesterday.
Karnataka: After Bengaluru police created road safety awareness in the city with a man dressed as 'Yamraj' asking people to follow traffic rules & use helmets, earlier this month, a man dressed as 'Lord Ganesha' participated in the road safety drive yesterday. (30.07.2018) pic.twitter.com/i4vTfol9nQ
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Last month, it was ‘Yamraj’ (the God of death) walking down the Bengaluru roads.
Theatre artist was dressed up as the Hindu god of death, Yamraj, depicting the fatal outcome of not following traffic rules and regulations.
The aim was to apprehend motorcyclists for not wearing helmets and car users for not wearing seatbelts. The god proclaimed that “A small mistake can be deathly. Obey traffic rules and protect your life.”
This comes as part of a unique safety drive conducted by Bengaluru traffic police, in asociation with theatre artists, to create awareness about traffic rules.