The pandemic instilled fear among the people about using public transportation. So car registration increased to 2,226 cars in 2021, says Hosur Regional Transport Officer KS Duraisamy.
This move comes after, in February this year, the government had announced it would procure 12,000 new buses, including 2,000 electric buses.
The move comes as a boon to the city residents, who often have to spend a significant amount of time wading through unpredictable traffic and congested roads if it wasn’t for the metro.
Once completed the project will be the third such Public Transport Ropeway system in the world, after Bolivian capital La Paz and Mexican capital Mexico City.
The corridor will be developed to reduce carbon footprint and promote non-motorised transport (NMT) as its mainstay for urban transport, said an official from the BSCL.
Cochin International Airport Limited is all set to venture into the manufacturing of hydrogen-powered buses in Kochi.
This is a case of publicity driven government priorities, which often end up in being misplaced and misdirected as far as the public good goes.
If they don't do it, Delhi and the entire north India will have to bear the brunt of stubble burning this year too, Environment Minister Gopal Rai said.
The starting or termination point of Phat-Phat Sewa and Maxi cab services was on the HC Sen Marg near Phuwwara (fountain) Chowk.
The Metropolitan Transport Corporation recently resumed and introduced over 17 buses in 12 routes in Porur, Nanganallur and suburban areas of the city.
In response to the memorandum, the Minister assured of implementing the demands mentioned in the agreement at the earliest.
“The authority was formed with the minister of transportation as chairman and a chief planner of the CMDA as member-secretary.
Though the chief minister has announced that public transportation will be allowed partially from Thursday, private bus operators are yet to get clear instructions on conducting services.
Public transport, albeit with restrictions, is likely to restart in the second phase of the unlock period.
Officials said in a statement that that agency received an alert from the FBI and other federal agencies saying three of its 18 computer systems were put at risk.