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16 August 2019 Current Events Arvind Kejriwal: Free Bus Rides For Women in Delhi

As per recent news updates, Chief Minister of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal has recently announced that from Tuesday, October 29, 2019 onwards, the CM is planning to make public transport free. This initiative  will benefit women riders in the capital city New Delhi. Meanwhile, on Thursday, August 15, 2019 on eve of Raksha Bandhan, Kejriwal has confirmed that this scheme will be applied on the DTC buses. While delivering his fifth Independence day speech in Chhatrasaal Stadium, Arvind Kejriwal assured women that he is finally fulfilling his first phase of promise towards his sisters. Interestingly, he said that these free rides will be a Bhai Dooj gift.


Arvind Kejriwal: Free Bus Rides For Women in Delhi

As per recent news updates, Chief Minister of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal has recently announced that from Tuesday, October 29, 2019 onwards, the CM is planning to make public transport free. This initiative  will benefit women riders in the capital city New Delhi. Meanwhile, on Thursday, August 15, 2019 on eve of Raksha Bandhan, Kejriwal has confirmed that this scheme will be applied on the DTC buses. While delivering his fifth Independence day speech in Chhatrasaal Stadium, Arvind Kejriwal assured women that he is finally fulfilling his first phase of promise towards his sisters. Interestingly, he said that these free rides will be a Bhai Dooj gift.




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