Uttar Pradesh govt announces 2 days free bus ride for women on Rakshabandhan. Sangbad Pratidin
News Daily Digital Desk: Yogi government’s big announcement on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that women will not have to pay any bus fare for 48 hours during the festival.
What exactly is announced in the announcement? The state government informs that this rule will be in force from August 10 at 12 pm to August 12 at 12 pm. But this is not the first such announcement. Yogi government gives this discount for 24 hours every year. But this time the Yogi government has decided to extend that period to 2 days. Actually this year Modi government is celebrating Amrit Mohotsav across the country on the occasion of 75 years of independence. And so this decision is Yogi’s. Incidentally, the Uttarakhand government has also announced the same.
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According to the Yogi government, additional bus services have been ordered to start in cities like Delhi, Agra, Bareilly, Lucknow, Kanpur, Prayagraj, Gorakhpur, Varanasi, Meerut, Saharanpur from August 10 to 12.
After the government directive, the transport department has started preparations to comply with it. All Roadways Officers have been directed to be ready immediately for special arrangements on the occasion of Rakhi Bandhan. Cleaning of buses has also been ordered. It has been said that women passengers should not have any complaints.
It should be noted that Rakhi Bandhan, a symACHI of unbreakable relationship between siblings, is celebrated in grand ceremonies all over the country. But in the meantime this festival is especially popular in North India. And with that in mind, the Uttar Pradesh government has been making such announcements ever since coming to power. Meanwhile, the Yogi government also decided to extend the deadline this year.
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