By Insha Farid
Ask a man what he wants from public transport, his only answer will be efficiency but ask the same to a women, her only answer will be safety. Be it a school going girl, a working lady or a housewife, every single one of them has had to face harassment at some point in their lives. Increasing incidents of eve teasing and harassment in local buses, had made travelling a literal nightmare for women. Many women had become hesitant to step out of their homes from the fear of being harassed. However, the Government’s decision to start an exclusive bus service for women has brought some cheer to them. This move has been welcomed by one and all. Many people have not only appreciated the move but have also encouraged the authorities to increase the number of these buses. How do the women folk feel about an exclusive bus service? Has the bus service ended their travelling woes? Team KO asked a few women. Here is what they had to say.