Breaking the conventions, Hima Bindu, the city’s first woman driver has joined Ola. The 34-year-old, Hima Bindu quit her job as the managing director of a school to join the male-dominated profession. Her aim was to dispel notions about how women cannot take up certain professions.
Bindu faces a lot of trouble convincing the incredulous passengers that she is in fact the driver for the trip. While the female passengers appear relieved seeing her has their driver, male passengers, find it hard to digest.
Sometimes Bindu has to take the risk of ferrying passengers who are in an inebriated condition.