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Record 422 air safety violations reported in 2016 against 275 in 2015, says Directorate General of Civil Aviation
272 pilots including crew members were suspended, 42 pilots were kept off roaster, and 108 pilots got a warning.
Ministry of Railways Wednesday said that it has reported 45 cases of attempted sabotage and tampering in 2016.
Karnataka will adopt the system which is in practice in Himachal Pradesh and is in talks with a private company for implementation.
The State also ranks ninth in terms of deaths in road accidents, recording 7,110 deaths in 2015, an increase of 2.87 per cent from 2014.
The Minister said that the measures being taken by the Centre will help to bring down the number of road accidents.
Three people, including a student died and six were injured in two separate road accidents in Kottayam on Monday.
Ahead of the Railway Budget this year, the Railway Minister said the focus was on developing a mechanism that would reduce human errors.