Mayor of Diyarbakır Metropolitan Municipality Cumali Atilla attended the event organized by Interior Ministry Deputy İsmail Çataklı with the motto Ç Priority is the priority of life Bakan with the aim of creating pedestrian priority awareness in traffic and spreading the use of pedestrian crossings by the Ministry of Interior.
74 of Highways Traffic Law. An important step has been taken for pedestrians, which accounted for approximately 23 of life losses in traffic. With the arrangement made, pedestrian priority traffic understanding was put on a legal basis. With the regulation, vehicle drivers, traffic police or traffic lights, but not determined by traffic signs or signs, intersections and exits, pedestrian or school pass, approaching to pass, pass or pass through these passages have to give the first pass right. For this purpose, Ministry of Internal Affairs 'Priority of life, priority emitting' slogan with the 2019 year was declared as the year of priority traffic year. In this context, the application was carried out simultaneously in 81 provinces.
The event was held in Diyarbakir, Deputy Minister of Interior Ismail Catakli, Diyarbakir Governor Hasan Basri Güzeloğlu, Deputy Mayor Cumali Atilla, Chief Public Prosecutor Kamil Erkut Gure, Diyarbakir Provincial Police Chief Tacettin Aslan, public institutions and a large number of students attended. Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs İsmail Çataklı warned the vehicle drivers that stopped the vehicles with the motto and the banners of the 'Priority of life, the first priority'. Deputy Interior Minister voicing begins to events in every province of Turkey Çataklı, he said they aimed to create awareness of traffic to reduce the suffering that terrorism. Deputy Minister Çataklı, iz As in the whole world, traffic is a very important problem in our country. Every year, thousands of people die and 100 has thousands of casualties. Financial losses occur, around the thousand 700 pedestrians lose each year in traffic accidents. Since last year, we have started specific campaigns to raise awareness in traffic. Today, with the coordination of governors and district governors in all of our provinces, we are launching a campaign to create awareness of pedestrian priority in traffic with the motto 'Priority of life, priority', in order to raise awareness of the pedestrians in traffic. As of this moment we are launching this campaign in every province of Turkey. We are launching its activity today in order to reveal the priority of pedestrians especially in pedestrian traffic and to raise awareness on this issue in order to reduce the suffering we experience here. We are especially looking for support from non-governmental organizations and students. Bu
After the speeches, President Atilla, Çataklı, Güzeloğlu and his retinue, warned the drivers to pay attention to pedestrians and traffic rules.