14 More Electric Buses Launched | Kanpur News


Kanpur: In order to keep the city free from pollution and to provide better transport facilities to the common citizens, 14 more electric buses were launched from Electric Bus Depot located at Ahirwan in the presence of BJP MP Devendra Singh Bhole and divisional commissioner on the first day of the new year on Saturday.
In addition to the above, six buses were inaugurated by BJP MLA Pratibha Shukla on Ghantaghar-Raniya Marg in Rania in Kanpur Dehat. She also took a ride on the bus. The announcement of the launch of the above 20 buses was made by the divisional commissioner in the inaugural function held earlier on Dec 21 2021.
MP Devendra Singh Bhole expressed happiness over the operation of pollution-free buses in Kanpur.
Divisional commissioner Raj Shekhar, said that buses are also being operated as metro feeders in future.
In future, instructions have been given to operate 20 additional buses as metro feeders and it is hoped that in future more than 16,000 passengers will be benefited from these buses and there will be availability of world class pollution free traffic in the City.
“It is proposed to operate 100 electric buses in the city, which will be completed by March 31, 2022. Presently about 10,000 passengers are benefiting from these buses. With the operation of these 20 buses, about 16000 passengers will be benefited daily by increasing the daily commuters,” he said.





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