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Now Women Can Drive in Saudi Arabia

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King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud is King of Saudi Arabia, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques has issued an official order in the kingdom of Saudi Arabia that women can be allowed to drive in the kingdom.

The traffic Rules & Regulations will be the same for women and men.

Now Women Can Drive in Saudi Arabia

Per the official order issued by King Salman the committee witht the Minitries of Internal Affairs has to be formed and should give advice on practicalities of the issues order within 30 days to issue
driving license for women by amending the current traffic laws.

A Senior Cleric in Saudi Arabia has already confirmed that there is not prohibition in Islamic Laws related to women for driving Cars.

This step will increase Kingdom’s view towards Social reform and will help society towards equality between Men & Women.

There have been severl hundreds of threads going on Twitter and other Social media websites such as ‘Saudi Arabia allows women to drive’ ans congratulating them. As it was the only country where women was not allowed to drive.

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