Subrahmanya: Autorickshaw Driven by Woman Rolls over – Lucky Escape without Injury

Subrahmanya: It is quite rare to see women driving autorickshaws to make a living, although it is regarded as a symbol of woman empowerment.

Instances of women plying three-wheelers to carry passengers were heard from Padubidri, Kundapur and a few other places. They may not have sustained for long in a domain generally regarded as one meant only for men.

Leelavati is brave woman earning her daily bread by plying an auto in this temple town. She is being treated with respect and admiration by the residents.

Late last week, she, however, had a bad experience. As she tried to overtake a bus, she failed to notice an Omni car. It brushed on the side of the rickshaw, resulting in its rolling over into a ditch.

Fortunately enough, Leelavati came out unscathed, although her vehicle got smashed. There were no passengers too. Otherwise, there would have been major injuries.

Another brave woman:

Kundapur: Yogita Raghuvanshi – Well-read Truck Owner-driver Wows Everyone around

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of or any employee thereof. is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here