Reserved parking for women in Bengaluru's brigade road
Women drivers now have dedicated parking spots on brigade road, one of the busiest streets in Bengaluru. The city's civic agency Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike has decided to reserve 20-25 per cent parking spots for women drivers in the central business district. The project has been taken up on a pilot basis on brigade road. Prominent bengalureans are so praises for the BBMP for its initiative. The move is being looked at an attempt to ensure women safety from dark spots in Bengaluru. Boards on brigade road now display women only signs... cars parked by women are given a pink card claiming that the vehicle belongs to a lady Driver. BBMP claims that it is the first of it kind initiative that has gotten support from other civic agencies across the country. Some citizens are not convinced.