Life Story of Pakistan’s First Female Truck Driver
Meet Shamim Akhtar, She is Pakistan’s first female Truck Driver.
Akhtar Belongs to Rawalpindi Pakistan.
Like many cases, hardships followed her way and
she chose to drive vehicles to support her family.
She had to take heavy driving license classes
to do something for her five children.
Akhtar received a public service vehicle license,
This also made her the first Pakistani woman to achieve
such kind of license.
She gave the credit of her current progress to Islamabad Police.
“Whatever I am today, it is because of the Islamabad
Traffic Police training course,” Akhtar said.
Akhtar also has some colleagues, due to her strong
One of them used some respectful words to praise
“She behaves well, and treats us like her sons. We too
treat her as a mother and that is how our relationship is.”
I used to motivate myself to do more and
bring more back for my children.
Now a single mom has found a second family in
Shamim Akhtar hopes to inspire the women of Pakistan
through her life.
Her story surely is motivational for those women who are
going through their harsh times and inspires them in a positively.
If you work hard and you do your best, you can do anything. Shamim Akhtar