Italian town plans separate bus for Roma

The proposal to separate members of the Roma community from other Borgaro residents won the mayor Claudio Gambino’s support at a town hall meeting on Thursday, La Stampa reported.

Under the plans, a new bus will be put on to parallel the 69 route and end at a Roma camp, in the town north of Turin.

The idea came after reports of passengers being robbed and abused on the bus line.

“This way we will resolve the problem without anyone losing out,” Gambino was quoted as saying.