Sindh: On Wednesday The Minister of Transport Syed Awais Qadir Shah announced that Sindh government would soon order the transporters of the province to provide 50 percent off to students in the fares of public transport. He told media that the directive of 50 percent concession in bus fares for students has already been enforced in Umerkot, Tharparkar and Mithi. He also mentioned that action will be taken against the complaints of hike in bus fares in Karachi
In the response of a question, The Minister of Transport Syed Awais Qadir Shah denied any claim to put ban of online ride hailing. He added that he wishes to provide Karachi residents with safe and secure transportation facilities by online ride hailing companies, he stressed that for this purpose the concern authorities should have a complete know how of the character of drivers involved in providing such services.