Ladies motorcycle riding in Woras district of Bamiyan
Reporter: Follad Ahangaran
While broad-based Taliban activity in parts of Afghanistan is still limiting women’s activities, in the latest issue images has been published on Twitter that portrays women motorcyclists in Bamiyan. Niloufar Moradi, a freelance journalist, has written in her twitter: “In some villages in of Woras district of Bamiyan, girls are using motorcycles to reach to schools,” these images was rivaled in Twitter which has caused positive reactions.
These images are being released while in most provinces of the country, motorcycle riding, bicycles riding, or vehicle riding is believed to be a humiliating issue to women. But the Bamiyan people are the first citizens of the country that breaks through the taboo, and their girls can easily ride a Motorcycle and even go to school with this vehicle.