First time in order to facilitate their travel, a women only pink bus would be launched by this month in the capital city of Gilgit and Skardu, as per the region’s chief secretary.
Mohyuddin Ahmad Wani informed that the pink bus would provide free of cost service to the women and would be functional on key routes during peak hours.
Wani stated, “great news for our daughters, sisters and mothers of Gilgit-Baltistan. Now they will be able to travel in a safe and comfortable environment and go freely to their educational institutions, hospitals, and markets.”
FREE SCHOOL MEALS:
Moreover, according to the directions of Wani free meals would be provided to students of public schools in the region of scenic mountains.
On Thursday, meals would be provided to 9th standard students in Sonikot Bala School in Gilgit.
As per his office, “The enrollment rate is increasing every day due to this initiative.”