India, not yet a safe country for cyclists

On World Bicycle Day (June 3), let's emphasise the fact that cycling as a mode of travel can only pick up in India only when the 'smart cities' develop bicycle-friendly infrastructure, especially dedicated cycle lanes and routes that ensure cyclers' safety.

 
By Kiran Pandey, Rajit Sengupta
Last Updated: Monday 04 June 2018 | 07:53:50 AM

India, not yet a safe country for cyclists

 

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  • Great work. More work is needed on this topic. it's tragic to read of school children dying on their way to school or security guards dying on their way to work.... Some serious work needs to be done to change the mindset of India's driving class!

    Posted by: Joe Hill | 2 months ago | Reply
    • Thanks Joe... We at Down to Earth agree more needs to be done to bring about the mindset change

      Posted by: Rajit | 2 months ago | Reply