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* Chandigarh - Soon, CTU buses willhave women conductors
(Photo: Kalpana Soni, the first female bus driver on the Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS) in Ahmedabad)
Chandigarh,India -The Indian Express News Service -May 31, 2014: -- Around 3,000 candidates, including 1,000 women, had appeared in the exam where, for the first time, 33 per cent seats were reserved for women... The Chandigarh Transport Undertaking buses are all set to have women conductors... As many as 72 women conductors, among a total of 246, will join CTU next month. After a short training spanned across 15 to 30 days, they will start working... Reservation was done to improve the safety and security of women passengers travelling in CTU buses, said Director of Transport T P S Phoolka...
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