These days we hear every new person from different fields involved in harassing female counterparts. Every day a new person is named and a new victim comes forward in wake of getting justice and letting the world know the truth of working in various industries.
Even the female passengers have to think twice before traveling in the dark that too in a taxi or with a male counterpart. So well among all these dark and gloomy days, there is a taxi driver who has been praised by two female passengers on social media, making the driver and his sincerity went viral. A girl named Priyashmita Guha tweeted and informed the world about an Uber driver who made sure that his passengers went home safely.
The driver after dropping off the ladies waited for 1.5 hours with them because the gate of their residence was closed.
Priyashmita Guha said that hired an Uber on October 13 and were driven by a driver named Santosh. She further said that the house, where they were putting up, was locked when they reached there at 1 am. She in her Twitter post said, “He refused to let us go & waited for 1.5 hours till we got in. Kudos to him. Mom and I eternally grateful”
Responding to her Twitter post, Uber India said, “The ability to truly go the extra mile and cater to one another in tough times is something that we are proud to recognize in #uberstar Santosh. Thanks for sharing. You made us smile, ear to ear!”
Not only Priyashmita, but various Twitter users appreciated and applauded Santosh for his commitment and dedication towards the safety and security of the female passengers.
Guha also mentioned that the driver had canceled numerous rides so he could stay with the ladies till the time they did not go inside their home. With such sincere action, Santosh has proven that a person can definitely make a difference at a time when women should be the topmost priority of the society.
The driver was also rewarded for his gesture showing the world that its one person at a time who can change the world and make it a better place for women and girls to live in.