MMRDA purchases 25 fully built A/C buses for convenience of BKC commuters

By Accommodation Times News Services

DSC_5735With an attempt to make Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC) a smart city, Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority has initiated bus facilities for BKC commuters travelling from Bandra, Kurla and Sion stations to BKC.

The authorities purchased 25 fully built 32 seat single decker electric\hybrid series diesel passenger air-conditioned buses for commuter convenience in BKC. The Metropolitan Commissioner, in the presence of Hon. Chief Minister and MMRDA Chairman Mr. Devendra Fadnavis, issued Purchase Order to M/s. Tata Motors Ltd.

These buses will shuttle between Bandra, Kurla and Sion suburban railway stations from Bandra-Kurla Complex for commuter convenience in BKC. These buses will ply in the dedicated bus lanes of the Complex.

The buses have been purchased under the initiative taken by MMRDA to promote clean fuel and supported by the policy FAME 2015 which is about promoting electric transport under National Electric Mobility Mission 2020. This initiative also fits into Smart BKC project approved by authority.





Similar Articles

One thought on “MMRDA purchases 25 fully built A/C buses for convenience of BKC commuters

Leave a Reply

Top