Recently, former Tata Group chairman Cyrus Mistry died in a road accident. The reason for the accident is believed to be high speed. After the accident of Cyrus Mistry, there is a discussion about the road accident. In such a situation, today we tell you how many accidents happen every year in India and how many people die due to accidents. Along with this, it will also tell that due to which most of the accidents happen?
According to the recent data given by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways in the Lok Sabha, 131714 people have died in road accidents in 2020.
At the same time, talking about the number of accidents, 366138 accidents were reported in 2020, which is less than the year 2019. Actually, there were 449002 accidents in the year 2019.
If we look at the state wise, Tamil Nadu has the highest number of accidents. It is followed by Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Kerala.
At the same time, Uttar Pradesh tops in accident deaths. After this the names of Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka are included.
Let us tell you that the government has also accepted that 70 percent of the reason for accidents is due to high speed.