Women in Himachal to enjoy 33% quota in buses


Shimla: Himachal Pradesh government has given a new definition to women empowerment by reserving 33% seats in all government and private buses for the fair sex. The government has issued directions that violation of this order will be dealt with severely.
All buses will now mandatorily have to specify in bold letters seats reserved for women. Directions in this regard have been sent to all regional transport officers of the state for strict compliance with the instructions.The transport department also plans to carry out surprise raids in buses to check any violation of the order.


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  1. It is good to make such a quota to keep the Goodas away from the travelling female passengers.More over we shold bring up our sons to behave in civilised way in public.Keeping the sexes apart is not good in the long run.

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