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Delhi Transport Corporation


Delhi govt rolls out free bus rides for women: Student to domestic help, pink tickets find many takers

October 30, 2019 8:29 am

On board five such DTC buses, connecting different parts of Delhi-NCR, The Indian Express found working women, housewives and students welcoming the decision with equal enthusiasm. The scheme will cover all 5,589 public buses in the city.

13,000 marshals on Delhi buses as free rides for women take off

October 29, 2019 10:37 am

The bus marshals include civil defense volunteers, home guards and ex-servicemen. Around 3,400 marshals are already present in buses, but the plan is to have at least one at all times in each bus, as the new scheme rolls out.

For Delhi buses, 5,500 former home guards as marshals

September 28, 2019 7:46 am

In a statement, the government said recruitment and appointment of marshals will be completed before Diwali. The government will seek applications for the posts by advertising in newspapers within two-three days.

DTC suspends bus service from Delhi to Lahore

August 13, 2019 1:39 am

“Consequent to Pakistan’s decision to suspend the Delhi-Lahore bus service, DTC will not be able to send bus from August 12, 2019,” the public transporter said in a statement.

Online DTC bus pass system launched, doorstep delivery in five days

October 25, 2018 7:20 pm

Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot, who launched the services, said bus passengers can apply for 'general category' passes online and it will be delivered to their doorsteps in five working days.

Delhi: 1,000 more buses on city roads, to be run by DTC and pvt players

August 29, 2018 2:00 am

The Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) will field 1,000 low-floor CNG buses, which will be “jointly owned” by the transport utility with private players — a model cleared by the corporation’s board chaired by Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot on Tuesday.

Government scraps private maintenance clause so DTC can purchase buses

June 22, 2017 2:56 am

Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot Wednesday said the DTC had decided to do away with the annual maintenance clause — which made it mandatory for bus manufacturers to look after the upkeep and maintenance of buses after selling it to the Delhi government.

Destination bus from CP to Patparganj finds 3 takers

June 17, 2017 4:03 am

The NGT had said introduction of destination buses would facilitate an individual to opt for such a service, rather than driving on highly-congested roads. So far, it has very few takers.

In bid to hire more women drivers, Delhi Transport Corporation to ease rules

March 30, 2015 4:37 am

The rules state that a driver must have a licence to drive a HMV and have three years of experience driving a bus.

DTC fails to pay salaries, employees threaten stir

March 22, 2015 2:24 am

Saini, president of Delhi Parivahan Majdoor Sangh, said the employees are extremely “stressed” over the matter.


You can now use your Delhi metro card to travel on the bus.

June 22, 2020 6:18 pm

With this move, Delhi has become India’s first city to implement common mobility cards. See more: