Hazara (November 2, 2017): Women in Quetta’s Hazara town is breaking gender stereotypes and setting a new trend in the area.
Social and political activist Hamida Ali Hazara has recently opened the Hazara Restaurant in the city. Her restaurant is run by women with female-staff only.
The all-female restaurant, offers solace to all local women seeking a safe environment with the added bonus of a wide selection of tasty delights, ranging from traditional Hazara dishes to fast food.
However, the restaurant is not just limited to women but open to everyone including families and men.
Speaking about the restaurant, owner Hameeda Ali said that that she is just playing her part in bringing women to the forefront and fight for their rights. Hameeda remarked that the first step towards female empowerment is to empower them financially.