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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
March 22, 2015 2:24 am
Saini, president of Delhi Parivahan Majdoor Sangh, said the employees are extremely “stressed” over the matter.
June 22, 2020 6:18 pm
With this move, Delhi has become India’s first city to implement common mobility cards. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i