The data refers to state/UT wise total number of road accidents in India classified according to types of vehicles and objects primarily responsible. Vehicles and objects primarily responsible have been classified as Two-Wheelers, Auto-Rickshaws, Cars/Jeeps/Taxis,Buses,Trucks/Tempos/MAVs/Tractors, Other Motor Vehicles and Other Vehicles/Objects. Dataset contains information like total Number of Road Accidents, number of Persons Killed and Injured. Data of road accidents in India are collected by Transport Research Wing (TRW) of Ministry of Road Transport & Highways from the Police Headquarters of the various states, UTs and Million Plus cities in India through specially designated nodal officers(DGP/ADGP(Crime)/ADGP(Traffic)/ Director (State Crime Record Bureau) in a 19-item format devised under Asia Pacific Road Accidents Data(APRAD)/ Indian Road Accident Data(IRAD) project of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for the Asia & the Pacific(UNESCAP).
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- Published on Data Portal: April 30, 2014
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State/UT wise total number of road accidents in India classified according to types of vehicles and objects primarily responsible in 2012
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Two-Wheelers include motor cycles, scooters and mopeds; Other Vehicles/Objects include cycles, cycle rickshaws, hand-drawn vehicles, pedestrians, animals, trees, level-crossings and other fixed objects.