Lucknow: Now the steering of pink buses in Uttar Pradesh will be in the hands of women. The Yogi government of Uttar Pradesh is very strict regarding women’s safety and now women’s safety has become the first priority of the UP government.
22 women have been trained to drive buses. Soon these women drivers will be seen handling the steering of pink buses of Ghaziabad depot. The operators will also be women so that women feel safe.
UP State Road Transport Corporation has trained 22 women drivers to operate 18 air-conditioned pink buses located at Sahibabad depot.
Lady driver and operator will be seen handling the steering of the bus from Kaushambi depot to Lucknow, Gorakhpur, Dehradun. These women drivers have been given 7 months training in the training institute of Transport Corporation located in Kanpur.
Pink buses will be operated from Kaushambi Depot and Kashmere Gate Depot. From Kaushambi will run for Haridwar, Lucknow, Gorakhpur and Sonauli. These buses will be operated from Kashmere Gate to Rishikesh and Dehradun.