Lalitpur metropolis to bring disable-friendly cab into use
The Lalitpur metropolitan town is bringing disable-friendly cab into use. In order to facilitate the mobility of the humans with bodily disability, the metropolis has signed a tripartite agreement with Swabalamban Jeewan Paddati Kendra Lalitpur and Swabalamban Jeewan Paddati Kendra Eureka Japan on Monday. Lalitpur town mayor Chiribabu Maharjan shared that a disable-friendly cab is to be operated considering convenience of the humans with disabilities.
“As disable humans are struggling to travel through different sorts of vehicles, we are bringing into use a cab within the town to facilitate their movement”, he added. The disable humans can get into the cab with their wheel chairs. It has a ability to accommodate 4 wheel chair users and their aids. The metropolis stated it would undergo all the expenses concerned on driver salary, fuel, preservation and transport tax.
The Swabalamban Jeewan Paddati Kendra Lalitpur would take decision on where and how to function the cab. LMC chief administration officer Bishnu Prasad Koirala shared that according to the agreement Lalitpur metropolis would spend Rs 2 million, Kendra Lalitpur Rs 300,000 and Kendra Eureka Rs 1.5 million. He similarly said, “The cab is so some distance the first one coming into operation for the human beings with physical disabilities.