Kishie Singh Wins IRF Media Road Safety Award - Overdrive
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Kishie Singh wins IRF Media Road Safety Award

31 Jan 2017 / 0

Veteran journalist and columnist H Kishie Singh was recently awarded the IRF Media Road Safety Award 2017. Chandigarh-based Kishie has been writing an automotive column for The Tribune since the 1990s, and this might well be the longest-running uninterrupted automotive column in India.

Kishie Portrait

Kishie, who is a highly experienced driver, often writes about road safety and provides practical tips to his large following of loyal readers. Kishie himself has made a couple of overland journeys from Canada to India. Apart from his vast experience, he is known for his sharp wit too. He has crossed the “Kyhber Pass” thrice in a vehicle- something that is near impossible for any Indian to do now.

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The IRF Media Road Safety Award was given to Kishie for contributing substantially to the cause of road safety. Kishie says, “Road safety in India is a cause of big concern. I have been striving to do something about it and this award is a big encouragement. I request everyone to please drive safely.”



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