signals are the language of the road. Good knowledge of these are mandatory for
safe riding. Before showing the hand signs the rider should develop the habit
of looking into the rear view mirror.
To turn or move or overtake on the right the right hand should
be stretched with the palm facing down.
To turn or move to the left, the right hand should be stretched
and moved in an anticlockwise direction.
To reduce the speed of the vehicle in moving traffic conditions,
stretch the right hand and move it upwards and downwards.
When stopping a heavy vehicle, the right hand should be angled
in the upward direction , with the palm facing the front.
To stop a smaller vehicle, the right hand should be held at 90
degrees with the palm facing the front.
To allow a vehicle to overtake stretch you right hand so that
the palm is facing the front and move it backward and forward.