The twisting street with good and bad times on the Kozhikode-Thrissur national interstate on the Thenhipalam extend is infamous for repeating deadly mischances.
As per information gathered from Thenhipalam police headquarters, the quantity of mishaps on the National Highway is expanding alarmingly every year. This year so far one individual was slaughtered and 27 people harmed in 28 mishaps.
A sum of 45 people were slaughtered and hundreds remaining with appalling wounds over the most recent four years.
It has been five years after veteran Malayalam on-screen character Jagathy Sreekumar was harmed seriously in a noteworthy pile up on March 9, 2012 at Panambra close to the Calicut University at Thenhipalam.
The following year, the extend saw 82 mishaps which executed 8 people and left almost 80 people harmed. In 2014, the aggregate number of mischances expanded to 95, slaughtering 8 and harming more than 90 people. 2015 saw a noteworthy jump in mischances which crossed the hundred check, and 13 were executed while more than 100 were offensively harmed in 108 mishaps. The year 2016 saw a slight abatement in the mishaps – 94 – which prompted 16 passing on and 78 being harmed.
Sub Inspector of police, Thenhipalam, Kannankutty.T revealed to DC that mischances for the most part occured in Chelambra, Kakkanchery and Panambra. “Over-speeding vehicles are the significant explanation behind mischances. All vehicles are bringing on mishaps in the territory while autos and engine cycles constitute the most. Adolescents are included in a greater part of mishaps”, he said. “The police are working productively to shorten the mishaps in the range. We lead mindfulness programs and furthermore complete successive vehicle checking so as to cut down mishaps”, he included.