Port Blair, June 10: To undertake the responsibilities entrusted to the Road Safety Cell, the Directorate of Transport is organizing a full day Road Safety Awareness Camp at Community Hall, Manglutan on 13th June, 2024 from 9 am onwards. The camp will also include all the services scheduled by the Transport Department at the doorsteps of the general public which can be availed by the local residents of the adjacent area as well as the residents of the nearby Panchayats viz. Guptapara/Manglutan, Humfrygunj, Wandoor.

Beneficiaries from the proposed camp are expected to be the commercial vehicle owners (like Autorickshaws, Goods Vehicles, Contract Carriages), personal vehicle owners, villagers of Guptapara/Manglutan & surrounding nearby villages/Panchayats, school students, aspiring drivers etc. All concerned Panchayats have been given prior intimation for wider publicity in their jurisdiction.

The following services will be extended to the general public during the camp apart from road safety awareness:

-Conduct of Learners License Test (On the spot Learners License will be issued) Medical Examination for appearing in the Learners License Test will be done with the support of Health Department on the spot.

-Collection of Road Tax.

-Driving License Renewal.

-Duplicate Driving License.

-Change of Address in DL.

-Change of Photo in DL.

-Hypothecation termination from RC.

-Renewal of Registration.

-NOC to Transfer of Vehicles.

-Collection of Fees for Vehicle

Fitness renewal.

-Alteration of Vehicle

-Application for issue of New Permit for Commercial Vehicles.

-Application for Renewal of existing permits for Commercial Vehicles.

-Application for Conversion of Vehicles.

-Mobile number update in RC and DL

-Fitness Test of vehicles (less than 15 years old.)

-Re-apply after fitness being failed.

-Issue of ATR Bus Tickets & Bus Passes.

-Public grievances redressal and attending the queries of public on the various procedures for obtaining driving license and registration of vehicles

In addition to this, a quiz competition on road safety and drawing/painting competition for local children of different age groups is also planned to be organized on the scheduled date & venue which will be for open to all as per the mentioned categories viz Category – I (Class I to V); Category – II (Class VI to VIII) and Category – III (Class IX to XII).

Nomination/ willingness have also been invited from interested participants for performing nukad natak/skit/drama on road safety during the road safety awareness camp at Manglutan.

Interested candidates may register their names for participation in the mentioned email id/Contact No.: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it./03192-239570 on or before June 12, 2024 by 3 pm.

Winners of each competition will be honoured with cash prizes during the concluding session of the camp.