New safety regulations for women at night
The municipality of Ankara decided the impose on bus routes “request stop”, which can help women to get home quietly at night.
“We are always around for safe movement. You can get off our buses EGO everywhere 365 days in a year after 19:00” - the Mayor of Ankara Mansur Javash wrote on his Twitter. According to the new order of the municipality, women can ask a driver for stopping a bus EGO everywhere in the route, which is close to their homes. “Request stop” will start to work for women only in the evening and nighttime (19:00-06:00).