Gift to Sisters: Uttar Pradesh to provide free bus service to women on Raksha Bandhan

News Bharati    10-Aug-2019

Lucknow, August 10: Giving a gift to sisters of the state, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath announced that the state government will offer free transportation to women on Raksha Bandhan in all categories of buses.


 

"Raksha Bandhan is an auspicious festival. I wish the citizens of this state a very happy Raksha Bandhan. On the occasion of this auspicious festival, the state government has directed the Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) to offer free transportation to women on Raksha Bandhan in all categories of buses," Yogi told in a tweet.

 

"The free transportation service will remain effective for 24 hours starting from midnight of August 14 till midnight on August 15. The women of this state will be given adequate security in the buses during the free traveling. This is a gift to all the sisters of Uttar Pradesh by the state government," he added.

Chief Minister wished all the daughters and sisters of the state a very happy Raksha Bandhan.