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Pune: Traffic woes continue as private vehicles take over BRTS lane

Even traffic wardens, some of whom held a rope across the lane to prevent private vehicles from entering the lane, were unable to stop the zooming lot.

Pune Municipal Corporation set to miss deadline to start BRTS on Nagar Road again

The PMC would not start BRTS till the land for the bus terminus is acquired, the official added.


Rs 900 crore spent on BRTS routes, but buses run on ‘zero km stretch’

Puneites have so far seen BRTS implementation in the form of the pilot BRTS project from Katraj to Hadapsar.

Common bus ticket system for Ahmedabad yet to start

The AMC subsidiary to run the BRTS buses, has been able to issue smart cards for pre-paid travel.

Shirole leads BJP delegation to PMC, pushes for development projects

Shirole urged the civic administration to resolve the serious traffic problem of the city.

Sukhbir-led delegation concludes Dubai trip

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal,who is leading an official delegation to Dubai and Turkey to study new urbanisation models,the Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS) and solid waste management systems,concluded his two-day visit to Dubai on Tuesday.


MMRDA shelves plan for 2nd monorail corridor

The authority has cited low ridership estimates, availability of cheaper road transport alternatives.

Interim budget focuses on transport but misses out on Metro Rail for UT

In the budget for the year 2012-13, an amount of Rs 10 crore was earmarked for introduction of Metro Rail Transit System, Bus Rapid Transit System or Light Transit System.

Metro plan dumped, govt doles out Rs 1,250 cr-BRTS ahead of LS polls

39.5 km system to run on five corridors and be completed by 2018.

‘Need a dedicated system to monitor BRTS,PMC should not depend on us’

DCP Traffic VISHWAS PANDHARE speaks on the failure of the Bus Rapid Transit System,why Pune’s traffic is getting slower by the day and why this continues to be an unsolved puzzle.