DRIVER EMPOWERMENT PROGRAMME:
The Government of Telangana has introduced an innovative program namely “Driver Empowerment Programme” to empower the SC, ST, BC & Minority Drivers in collaboration with Uber, Maruti Motors and State Bank of India (SBI) which includes skill enhancement of the Drivers through Maruti Driving School (MDS), assistance for employment through Uber and financial assistance for vehicle purchase through SC, ST, BC & Minority Corporations. The Government have issued orders for implementation of the scheme for the benefit of (500) Minority Drivers in the state during 2017-18 with subsidy amount of Rs.25.00 Crores.
THE KEY OBJECTIVE OF THIS PROGRAMME:
that includes session on road safety vehicle maintenance, driver etiquette and using technology for better customer experience.