India to host 18th World Road Meeting

India is set to host the 18th World Road Meeting (WRM 2017) on November 13, 2017 as per the International Road Federation (IRF). The WRM is the biggest global platform for road engineers, safety and transport experts and companies engaged in road safety products.

The meeting will be attended by over 4,000 delegates from across the world. The theme of this year’s edition is ‘Safe Roads and Smart Mobility: The Engines of Economic Growth’. The WRM is held every four years, gives a platform to come together, meet and discuss issues relevant to road infrastructure and mobility and to exhibit and showcase their products.

    Important Takeaways from above News for SBI PO Exam-
    • India will host the 18th World Road Meeting on November 13, 2017
    • K.K. Kapila is the chairman of International Road Federation
    • The theme of 2017 edition is ‘Safe Roads and Smart Mobility: The Engines of Economic Growth’
    • The WRM is held every four years.

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    Source- The Hindu

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