Karnataka launchs Pink Sarathi vehicles for women’s safety
Published: June 10, 2019
Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy has recently launched the ‘Pink Sarathi’ vehicles to attend to the complaints of women passengers travelling in city buses. The vehicles are procured by the Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) under the ‘Nirbhaya’ scheme. The corporation had received Rs 56.07 crore from the Union government under the scheme and had taken up various measures for the safety of women passengers, including the launch of Pink Sarathi vehicles.
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: Bangalore • Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation • BMTC • Companies based in Bangalore • Delhi gang rape • H. D. Kumaraswamy • Karnataka • Namma Metro • State governments of India • Violence against women in India