Closed-circuit (CC) cameras have been installed in 108 buses in Dhaka to ensure women’s safety.
The buses are of Poristhan Paribahan, Rajdhani Super Service, Prajapati Paribahan, Basumati Paribahan and Gabtoli Express.
Eight buses of Gabtoli Express and 25 each of other four transports were brought under CC cameras.
Ministry of Women and Children Affairs has taken this initiative with financial assistance from DIPTO: A Foundation for Gender and Development.
State Minister for Women and Children Affairs Fazilatun Nessa Indira inaugurated buses through a programme held at Sayed Nazrul Islam Convention Center in Dhaka’s Mirpur on Sunday (October 16).