Saudi Women Applying For Driving License, 2018

saudi women applying for Driving license, 2018

More than 120,000 women have applied for licenses and the demand is very high, Ministry of Interior spokesman Maj. Gen. Mansour Al-Turki said in Riyadh on Sunday at a joint press conference with Director General of the Traffic Department Maj. Gen. Muhammad Al-Bassami.

A total of 40 female road inspectors will commence their duties in the coming weeks, he said at the press conference following the implementation of women driving.

Turki said six driving schools in five cities have been set up to train women . However, nine regions have no driving schools yet.