Sallah: FRSC deploys 700 personnel in Anambra
By Sunny A. David, Awka
The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) Anambra Command has deployed no fewer than 700 personnel have been deployed across the state to ensure the free-flow of traffic during the Eid El Kabir break.
The Sector Commander Mr. Sunday Ajayi, disclosed this in Awka on Friday.
Ajayi said the personnel would include regular and special marshals as well as Mobil Courts to enhance enforcement.
He said that the special patrol which commenced on Friday would end on August 26.
He said the command anticipated heavy traffic during the period and as such, personnel had been deployed to the various flashpoints across the six-unit commands of the state.
The Commander warned that the FRSC would not tolerate traffic rascality from motorists as there would be full enforcement of rules.
Ajayi said that the emergency operations had also been put on alert and that response would reach incident scenes within 10 minutes.
On his part, Mr. Ben Osaka, Coordinator of Special Marshals in the state, said his men would support the efforts of the FRSC with a full complement of no fewer than 400 members.
Osaka said these members had given assurance that they would not go on holiday but partner FRSC throughout the period of the holiday.