DONGKAMUKAM, Nov 5: With the sudden rise of private and public vehicles in Dongkamukam town, public demanded the authority of Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC) to construct a road divider as part of safety measures.
“Immediate construction of road divider is necessary in Dongkamukam town to prevent road users from being killed or seriously injured. There are too many vehicles in town,” said one of the locals.
He also stated that he find it very hard to ride his motor cycle because some drivers rarely follow traffic rules.
One of the senior citizens stated, “We are happy to see that Dongkamukam town is growing at a high pace and the public were able to greatly benefited. It is the duty of the public to respect the infrastructures and follow the rules and regulations of the traffic. People must learn to park their vehicle in a parking lot so that they will not disturb the other vehicles”.
Speaking to reporters, the public also mentioned that some teenaged often drive their vehicles very recklessly, thereby causing inconvenience to the public. They also said that reckless driving is one of the main causes of road accidents in the area. The public urged the authority to construct road divider immediately in order to avoid casualties as much as possible.
It can be mentioned that Dongkamukam town is on its way towards development and many infrastructures were built for the welfare of the public.