25 May 2016
“Sensitisation Campaign on Road Safety for Senior Citizens” –
SOCIAL WELFARE CENTRE SAINT PIERRE
The Social Welfare Division of the Ministry of Social Security, National Solidarity Reform Institutions has organised a Sensitization Campaign on Road Safety for Senior Citizens of Saint Pierre and Mount Ory Social Welfare Centre and Nouvelle Découverte Elderly Day Care Centres. It was held at Saint Pierre Elderly Day Care Centre on Wednesday 25 May 2016 from 10 00 to 12 30.
The main objectives were
(i) to sensitise senior citizens on road safety rules and
(ii) to inculcate road safety values through the practice of road safe behaviour among the elders.
Eminent Personalities on stage:
Mrs G Jhamna, Senior Social Welfare Officer, Mr Premchand Tanakoor, Sergeant Kangalia from Road Safety Unity talked on Road Safety, Bro Pradeep, Project Coordinator on Road Safety in Mauritius, Chairperson of Saint Pierre Social welfare Centre, Hon Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, Member of National Assembly,
Mr J Aukhaz, Principal Engineer of Traffic Management and Road Safety Unit (TMRSU), Hon Yogida Sawmynaden, Minister of Youth and Sports