[caption id="attachment_694801" align="aligncenter" width="628"]<a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Ajinkya-Rahane.jpg"><img class="size-full wp-image-694801" alt="Ajinkya Rahane AFP" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Ajinkya-Rahane.jpg" width="628" height="355" /></a> Ajinkya Rahane AFP[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>Having experienced verbal retorts from rival teams at the top level of the game, Indian batsman <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/ajinkya-rahane/">Ajinkya Rahane</a> has developed a distaste for such banters. <p></p> <p></p>The 29-year-old today compared sledging with horn honking when driving his car. <p></p> <p></p>"Just as I don't like sledging (on the cricket field), I also don't like car honking while driving," said Rahane. <p></p> <p></p>The Mumbai cricketer was speaking at a media conference to announce an initiative by the Motor Vehicles Department, Maharashtra (MVD) in association with the Tata Group to raise awareness about road safety and no honking. <p></p> <p></p>Rahane is also set to take part in the `Horn Not Ok Please' T20 Cup exhibition match on March 24 at the Wankhede Stadium between `Road Safety XI' and `No Honking XI'. <p></p> <p></p>Some top Indian players, including Yuvraj Singh, K L Rahul, Dinesh Karthik, Harbhajan Singh, Shikhar Dhawan, Hardik Pandya and Suresh Raina, will also feature in the match. <p></p> <p></p>"Noise pollution is a serious issue, especially in large metro cities like Mumbai. I'm happy to be part of the No Honking Initiative and contribute in the best way I can, by playing cricket," added Rahane.