Man in those days walked miles together with nice health
Evolution came gradually -fashion settled- wealth
Of Vehicles-cart-to rickshaws to cycles to fast moving
Two and Four wheelers-made to give up road walking!
Today World Car Free Day September twenty second,
To encourages motorists to give up their cars for a day.
The event “promotes improvement of “Public transport”
Cycling and “Walking”where job and shopping nearer!
For short trips in cities, we reach Quicker using bicycle than
Car!Fuel is saved in the crisis caused, pollution avoided!
Health improves rightly Delhi Government banned to some extent
Let us teach our wards walk to schools up to kilometers five!
“Travel makes a man perfect” so goes an old adage
Right indeed are the golden words of wisdom for ages
As one travels, gets into touch with people, climate,
Society in forms providing experiences intimate!
“National Read A Road Map Day” is today fifth of April
Road maps show the roads and boundaries of the places well
Give information about the famous buildings, tourist sites,
Parks and recreational facilities, hotels
And restaurants, airports, train and petrol stations and all!
Road maps fun to use and never fails-even if phones fail!
With the increase in the use of GPS navigation
And other electronic maps, the printed maps diminish.
On this day let us spend some time to learn to read a road map,
And plan a short road trip using the road maps like the old times!