International driving permits will be issued by National Highways & Motorway Police which will be acceptable in 57 countries.
National Highways & Motorway Police (NHMP) has started issuing international driving permits which are acceptable in 57 different countries, said Beat Commander Motorway Police Iftikhar Ali Wince.
Addressing a function in Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FCCI), he said that society has to play its proactive role to make road travel safe and secure. In this connection NHMP has been regularly organizing road safety seminars to sensitize the different segments of society.
He said that NHMP has convinced the education department to include road safety as an integral part of our curriculum. “It will help youth to understand and practice road safety rules in their practical life by emulating the road safety culture of the west.
About his visit to FCCI, he said that he intends to organize an awareness session at a larger scale for which FCCI has to play its important and productive role. He said that the officials of NHMP will give a comprehensive briefing through multimedia while printed material about road safety would also be distributed among its participants.