Following the brutal attacks on women , the Indian government has begun a service of pink auto rickshaws that run exclusively for women . They are being operated by women and cater for women travelers only. However we see men driving them, probably enough women are not trained yet to drive them. Hopefully in the near future there will be more of them to enhance the safety of women traveling on their own. There are police stations which are meant for women and are being run by women . There is hope .. And that is the start of a new era. Instead of relying solely on the government to protect women, we can ..
try to intervene
avoid being an assaulter
teach our kids to respect women
in the picture below, a man is driving but his wife and small child are sitting alongside since he got the auto in her name .. She is learning and planning to take over from him .
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