Delhi Buses

HC issues notice to Centre, Delhi govt over direction to permit operation of public transport in districts

The PIL, filed by Shreesh Chadha, has sought appropriate direction to the respondent to frame guidelines to ensure safety and hygiene of the passengers and public transport operators.

published on : 13th May 2020

Here's what Delhi metro and DTC are doing to get going when coronavirus lockdown ends

Public transit systems are seeing ridership tank as millions of commuters are working from home following the government order, choosing less social contact.

published on : 13th April 2020

Delhi budget: AAP sets sights on boosting DTC bus fleet in capital

Sisodia, who also holds the finance portfolio, said his government has also planned to build multi-level bus depots, which would be the first of its kind in the country.

published on : 24th March 2020

Delhi likely to get 1,000 new buses by month-end

“Our target is to receive 1,000 standard floor buses by March and then the fleet of low-floor buses would be brought in by June,” a source in the transport ministry told this newspaper. 

published on : 13th March 2020

Delhi poll: Free bus rides for women may translate to votes for AAP

With the free rides, the state government also deployed 13,000 bus marshals to ensure women’s safety which according to Priya Bagel, a DU student, has led to many of her friends opting for buses.

published on : 24th January 2020

Delhi's public transport gets new boost as 100 equipped buses hit roads

The 37-seater buses have hydraulic lifts for the convenience of the differently-abled. Also, 14 panic buttons and three CCTV cameras are installed in each bus.

published on : 11th December 2019

100 more cluster buses to be added to Delhi's public transport fleet

The new fleet of buses includes hydraulic lifts for differently-abled passengers, GPS for tracking the bus, panic buttons, anti-vandalism seats and surveillance cameras.

published on : 4th December 2019