East Midnapore: In order to make women self dependent, district administration has taken initiative to independent women by giving training as cab driver through the Pink cab project. A total of 80 people attended the training camp.
Kanthi Motor Vehicle Division were given 24 Lerner licenses to women drivers on Thursday. On Thursday, after passing first phase, 24 women got the license.
East Midnapore always got first position in pass record. Now, East Midnapore district had already taken initiative to independent women by giving training as cab driver. District administration helped them to assure taxi and will provide training in free of cost under the scheme ‘Pink Cab’.
Interested women are also getting trained under Tourism Circuit of East Midnapore. On the other hand, light motor vehicle will be given to women to learn driving. West Bengal government has promised to bring them under ‘Gatidhara’ scheme. It is an initiative to make women financially independent.