Published: August 2, 2020 6:07:40 am
In a primary within the nation, 120 visitors indicators throughout 13 junctions between Dadar and Mahim will characteristic feminine pedestrians in visitors lights. The initiative is taken below the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation’s (BMC) ‘Culture Spine’ undertaking, which incorporates footpath enchancment and maintenance of gardens, from Siddhivinayak Temple to Mahim.
Culture Spine is Shiv Sena Cabinet Minister Aaditya Thackeray’s pet undertaking. The undertaking includes bettering and pedestrianising Caddell Road, which has a church, the Siddhivinayak temple, Chaityabhoomi, and the Mahim dargah.
Thackeray shared footage on Twitter, with the caption, “If you’ve handed by Dadar, you’d see one thing that can make you are feeling proud. @mybmcWardGN is guaranteeing gender equality with a easy concept — the indicators now have ladies too!”
To ship out a message of gender equality, a number of European international locations, together with Germany, have overhauled visitors signages to incorporate feminine pedestrian figures. The first such signage was put in in Dadar on Saturday.
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