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Tyre Puncture or Engine Breakdown in Middle of Nowhere? IIT-D Has a Solution For You

Tyre Puncture or Engine Breakdown in Middle of Nowhere? IIT-D Has a Solution For You
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Back in 2014, a few students of IIT Delhi were on a road trip celebrating their job placements, when, unfortunately, one of the tyres of their vehicle burst. This resulted in a fatal accident, with all students dying on the spot. Following their deaths, students and alumni at IIT-Delhi started the Indian Road Safety Campaign (IRSC), a non-profit dedicated to raising awareness on road safety.

Working with over 1,500 colleges, the IRSC has become one of the largest youth-led organisations in the country, earning multiple national and international accolades. An offshoot of their work has been the creation of iSafe Assist, a service which provides 24/7 integrated emergency and hassle-free roadside assistance across 28 states and 1,795 cities in the country.

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Germany: Pilot performs emergency landing on autobahn bridge

Germany: Pilot performs emergency landing on autobahn bridge
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A truck driver and pilot were left relatively unharmed after a plane made an emergency landing on a highway. Police estimate the cost of the incident will reach tens of thousands of euros.A pilot crashed his light aircraft into a truck on Saturday after being forced to carry out an emergency landing on an autobahn bridge used by cars, local police confirmed in a statement.

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InsideSport

India Tour of South Africa: Selection committee meeting after Mumbai test, 20-member squad to be picked for SA series: Follow LIVE Updates

India Tour of South Africa: Selection committee meeting after Mumbai test, 20-member squad to be picked for SA series: Follow LIVE Updates
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India Tour of South Africa - India Squad SA Series: The BCCI is likely to send 20 players squad across two formats for the upcoming 3 Tests and three matches ODI series in South Africa.


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