Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) Mayor Ekrem İmamoğlu, who shared his views on the news reflected in the foreign press about the female driver's employment in the Moscow metro for the first time in its history, said, "We will have 126 female metro drivers in a short time.
For the first time in the history of the Moscow metro, a female driver took part in foreign media. Sharing his views on the news, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Ekrem İmamoğlu reminded that the first female driver started working in Istanbul in 1988.
“For the first time in its history, female train drivers started to work at the Moscow Metro. The number of 1988 in Istanbul, where the first female driver took office in 30, until 2019 June 14, increased rapidly in 1.5 years. In a short time, the number of female metro drivers will be 126. " found in the description.
88 Female Machinists Kicked Off in September
In September, İmamoğlu gave 88 female machinists their badges, and in his speech at the ceremony, he stated that the institutions where women employees are concentrated are contemporary and respected institutions and said, “Therefore, this effort is not an effort that will fit into the definition of equality of opportunity for women and men. This effort is for the creation of a modern society; It is a special effort to transform future generations into a more qualified society ”.
With the purchases of IMM in September, the number of female machinists increased to 99. With the new metro lines to be put into service in 2021, the number of female drivers is expected to increase.