In a overwhelming move, the Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has decided to hand over driving licenses for free in the emirate for certain group of people. The move would help them find jobs and secure their families future.
The RTA said on its Twitter, “RTA is continuing its charitable initiative to offer training and learning materials as well as all procedures for obtaining driving license free of charge for disadvantaged individuals.
“The initiative, which runs in conjunction with the Emirates Driving Institute and Beit Al Khair Society, is part of RTA’s responsibility to various community members. So far, it resulted in the issuance of driving licenses to 25 individuals free of charge.”
The noble initiative will bring and bind the society together.
The authorities said all nationalities are included in the initiative with individuals from fixed-income categories.
As soon as the individuals apply for the licenses, the Fees would be waived.
The package would cover theoretical and practical training in addition to signs, parking, market, and highway tests and up to the final test and the issuance of the driver licence.
RTA and Beit Al Khair Society will choose the customers for the courses.
The authorities said a driving licenses would help them get better job opportunities and better lives for their families.
The move has been widely praised by government bodies and institution for covering a vital gap that would give people of determinations a better representation of them in the present job market.