National Geographic : 2019 Nov
Since 2010, one car of each Delhi Metro train has been reserved for women. The transit system also has a help line for women and has female guards at many stations. In June the city announced it would begin offering free rides to women, making transportation more accessible for all classes. Indian society’s reaction to the gang rape of the woman known as Nirbhaya was remarkable: day after day of women protesting and chanting “Freedom without fear!” It could lead to lasting change for India’s women.