Karachi's rickshaws still common despite ban

The low-priced three-wheeler continues to be used as transportation alternative.

    Rickshaws are a common sight on Pakistan's busy streets.

    And although thousands of new commuter models are illegal, they're considered a necessity in negotiating hectic traffic.

    Al Jazeera's Osama Bin Javaid reports from Karachi.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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