Purvottar Ke Sitare: Meghali Bora Who Launched All-Woman Taxi Service In Assam

Purvottar Ke Sitare is one of our flagship programmes, in which every week we will introduce you to someone special, who has worked tirelessly for the betterment of India’s northeastern region or achieved something significant as an individual.

In the latest episode, our Editor-in-Chief Sanjeev Srivastava introduces you to a social entrepreneur in Guwahati, Meghali Bora. She has come up with an unique business model which not only ensures security for women commuters but also provides  employment to needy women.

Bora’s all-woman taxi service in Assam has received praise from various quarters for being an innovative initiative aimed at empowering women. But, her journey has not been without struggles and obstacles.

Watch Bora’s inspiring story below

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Source - Sanjeev Srivastava / Edit Platter