November 29, 2021

Pooja Becomes First Woman Bus Driver of Jammu And Kashmir – Pooja becomes first woman bus driver of Jammu and Kashmir, drove on Kathua route on first day


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Five years ago, Pooja Devi, who learned to drive amateurly, had a dream to drive a big car someday. His dream came true on Wednesday. Pooja Devi, a resident of Sandar village of Basohli, is the first woman in the state to start a bus as a commercial driver.

Pooja Devi was in the hands of a bus steering a bus between Jammu to Kathua and Kathua to Jammu on Wednesday morning. Where the viewers were surprised, Pooja’s face was reflected in the joy of driving the bus. Today, Pooja is making her proud by the family and those around who were opposing her driving earlier. Pooja is determined to teach driving to other women as well. Earlier, Pooja has also driven a truck between Jammu and Kathua for a few months.

Rachpal Singh, general manager of Jammu-Kathua Bus Union, said that Pooja had come to her two days ago and expressed her desire to run the bus. Since she has also driven a truck before and she also has a heavy vehicle driving license. There was no problem in this. Pooja reached Jammu from Kathua at 11.52 am in the morning and returned in the evening.

Dreamed in childhood, now fulfilled by going
Pooja, holding the bus steering, considers herself a lucky woman. He says that the dream seen in childhood has now been fulfilled. Has fought a lot for this. Was determined to fulfill this dream without the will of husband and family. Pooja says that she had already made up her mind to drive a big car, but when she expressed her wish to the family, she did not want her daughter to go out of the house and drive like this. Pooja says that she has started breaking the shackles tied in women’s feet and wants other women to fulfill their dreams too.

Pooja said…
I want to teach driving to other women. I have driven a taxi and truck before this. There was no expectation that someone would show confidence but this dream also came true. Nobody dreams, but has fulfilled the dream of driving with open eyes. There is joy in this way of earning money through your hard work.

Five years ago, Pooja Devi, who learned to drive amateurly, had a dream to drive a big car someday. His dream came true on Wednesday. Pooja Devi, a resident of Sandar village of Basohli, is the first woman in the state to start a bus as a commercial driver.

Pooja Devi was in the hands of a bus steering a bus between Jammu to Kathua and Kathua to Jammu on Wednesday morning. Where the viewers were surprised, Pooja’s face was reflected in the joy of driving the bus. Today, Pooja is making her proud by the family and those around who were opposing her driving earlier. Pooja is determined to teach driving to other women as well. Earlier, Pooja has also driven a truck between Jammu and Kathua for a few months.

Rachpal Singh, general manager of Jammu-Kathua Bus Union, said that Pooja had come to her two days ago and expressed her desire to run the bus. Since she has also driven a truck before and she also has a heavy vehicle driving license. There was no problem in this. Pooja reached Jammu from Kathua at 11.52 am in the morning and returned in the evening.

Dreamed in childhood, now fulfilled by going

Pooja, holding the bus steering, considers herself a lucky woman. He says that the dream seen in childhood has now been fulfilled. Has fought a lot for this. Was determined to fulfill this dream without the will of husband and family. Pooja says that she had already made up her mind to drive a big car, but when she expressed her wish to the family, she did not want her daughter to go out of the house and drive like this. Pooja says that she has started breaking the shackles tied in women’s feet and wants other women to fulfill their dreams too.

Pooja said…
I want to teach driving to other women. I have driven a taxi and truck before this. There was no expectation that someone would show confidence but this dream also came true. Nobody dreams, but has fulfilled the dream of driving with open eyes. There is joy in this way of earning money through your hard work.


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