Nitin Gadkari blames unnamed vested interests for delay in passing of Road Safety Bill

He also says its non-passage has been his “biggest regret ” so far

Overdrive May 23, 2016 16:52:26 IST
Nitin Gadkari blames unnamed vested interests for delay in passing of Road Safety Bill

Nitin Gadkari, the road transport and highways minister, recently stated in an interview that the non-passage of the Road Safety Bill is his “biggest regret ” so far, and he wants to “cut accidents by at least 50 per cent as early as possible”. According to Gadkari, the delay is caused by unnamed “vested interests” who are "opposed to transparency and computerisation in the highways sector".

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