City residents have slowly started embracing the service of the women-driven taxis of Kudumbashree Travels, a day after its launch on Wednesday which aims at a safe journey for women. On the first day on Thursday, the drivers together got nine trips in the city and its suburbs.
There were more than 50 calls to the call centre on Thursday, most of which were in the form of enquiries. The cabs were in service till the evening. Currently, there is no provision for advance bookings and the cabs provide services based on the calls received on the day.
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