Free travel for women in DTC buses on Rakhi



New Delhi: Women can enjoy free travel in Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses Saturday on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan.

This was announced today by Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, who greeted people on the occasion.

"The decision has been taken to ensure that women could reach easily to the houses of their brothers," said an official.

Women will be able to travel free of cost till 5 pm. However, the free travel will not be allowed in AC buses.

PTI