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Sharing cab with strangers may not be safe for women in Delhi: Kejriwal

Kejriwal was responding to a media report that the 'City Taxi Scheme 2017' would not allow ride sharing

IANS  |  New Delhi 

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Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister on Thursday expressed concern over the safety of women travelling in shared cabs in the city.

Kejriwal was responding to a media report that the 'City Taxi Scheme 2017' would not allow ride sharing as doesn't come under any legal framework.

Ride sharing has become a popular mode of travel where a passenger can share his ride with anyone while travelling in taxis of app-based cab aggregators.

Kejriwal tweeted: "I agree that ride sharing is a good idea... Our concern is women safety." He added that sharing a ride with strangers may not be safe for women.

First Published: Fri, December 08 2017. 08:50 IST
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