SIAM-SAFE in association with Transport Department, Government of Gujarat and Western India Automobile Association organised a three day programme to orient the PUC centre owners and technicians about the new norms and computerized pollution check system in Ahmadabad from 9th to 11th September 2004.
SIAM – SAFE organised a ‘Training and Orientation Programme for the PUC Centre owners & technicians’ on 27th April 2005 at Indore. Mr Ashok Das, Commissioner, Indore Division inaugurated the programme. The programme was also attended by Mr A Mishra, Regional Officer, MP Pollution Control Board, Mr M S D Kanodia, Assistant RTO and other senior officials from the Automobile Industry, dealerships & institutions. Nearly 50 participants received theoretical and hands-on training on Emission Norms, Computerization of PUC Centres & Method of PUC checking for both diesel and petrol vehicles.
Mr Das and other stakeholders during a short informal meeting expressed their interest in SIAM organizing awareness programmes for schoolchildren and drivers, on road safety & vehicle maintenance among the common people.
The programme was supported by Eicher Motors Ltd.