Haya Faisal has marked her position in the transport industry by running a pick and drop service for women only in Karachi. Faisal drives herself with an aim to ensure safe and secure transportation for women and families. A single mother of four, Faisal’s journey has been full of highs and lows. After being ghosted by her husband and waiting in hope for financial support for ten months, Faisal took up this initiative. Her being a woman, took her a while to understand the industry and make her position secure.
While talking to Pak Trending, Faisal talked about her aim to make her children well educated to save them from what she had to suffer. She also told how her choice of career is a way to teach her children perseverance and persistence. She believes that her experience as a taxi driver has allowed her to grow in ways she could not imagine in the life she had before.
With support of her family, Faisal has been able to independently support her family as well as maintain a dominant presence in predominantly male field.