Vankadarath Saritha joined as first woman bus driver of the DTC

Saritha started her career as an autorickshaw driver and has worked as a bus driver earlier in Hyderabad too

Created On: Apr 18, 2015 10:05 ISTModified On: Apr 18, 2015 10:16 IST

Vankadarath Saritha was in news as on 17 April 2015 she became the first woman bus driver of the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC).

She is a 30-year-old driver from Nalgonda in Telangana. She has been posted in day-time duty at the Sarojini Nagar depot and will start working officially from 20 April 2015.

Saritha started her career as an autorickshaw driver and has worked as a bus driver earlier in Hyderabad too. Before getting selected for the DTC, she was working as a taxi driver in Delhi.

The recruitment of Saritha into DTC will lessen the gap of gender inequality.

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