Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Turkey: #freetransit for elderly, disabled, and veterans

People older than 65-years-old and all disabled people 
will be able to use public transportation for free. Hürriyet photo
Turkish PM heralds free public services for old and disabled people: "Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced on Feb. 12 a series of new measures such as free public services for the transportation of the families of deceased soldiers, veterans and for elderly people, increased employment of disabled people by state institutions, as well as increased employment of disabled people as teachers. "