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Delhi Transport Corporation


Defamation suit against BJP MLA: HC declines to pass injunction order on Delhi transport minister’s appeal

September 06, 2021 8:17 pm

Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot in his defamation suit accused BJP MLA Vijender Gupta of making scandalous allegations against him with regard to alleged irregularities in purchase and maintenance of buses by the Delhi Transport Corporation.

Delhi: MHA recommends preliminary enquiry by CBI into DTC low-floor bus deal

August 20, 2021 7:09 am

On July 21, The Indian Express had reported that files related to the deal were forwarded by the L-G secretariat to the MHA, as the committee had recommended that the AMC be scrapped.

Farmer rights, Padma awards to come up in Delhi Assembly session

July 28, 2021 8:11 am

Delhi government sources said that the AAP plans to have discussions on issues related to farmers, including recommendations made by the National Commission on Farmers, chaired by M S Swaminathan.

Explained: The maintenance contract row that has put brakes on DTC's plans for its buses

July 14, 2021 7:23 am

A committee constituted by the L-G found that the annual maintenance contract tender for the DTC buses was “flawed”, as it allowed the participation of only two players that won the contract to supply the buses as well.

L-G panel to Delhi govt: Scrap Rs 3412 crore maintenance contract for low-floor AC buses

July 11, 2021 12:01 pm

In its 11-page report, a three-member committee underlined that the evaluation criteria adopted by the DTC "seems to have been flawed" and observed that the corporation's "facile" argument that a cost evaluation of the bids was "not possible is untenable".

Amid graft allegations, procurement of 1,000 Delhi Transport Corporation buses on hold

June 17, 2021 10:39 am

In an order issued on June 11, the transport department stated that proceedings related to the procurement of 1,000 DTC buses and their Annual Maintenance Contract “be kept in abeyance till further orders.”

DTC bus driver ‘kills’ wife and two kids at Rohini home, commits suicide

April 02, 2021 3:08 am

Dheeraj Yadav, who worked as a contractual bus driver with the DTC, was found dead by his father Maha Singh (70) when he went to wake him up for work.

Metro city’s lifeline but buses still carry bulk of Delhiites

January 16, 2021 9:50 am

The Metro is popularly known as Delhi's lifeline and is credited with radically transforming the city's public transport system.

DTC moves closer to procuring 1,250 buses

November 28, 2020 1:37 am

The DTC, which has not procured a single bus since the Commonwealth Games, has a fleet of 3,762 buses currently. Factoring in the cluster fleet, the complete strength of the city's bus fleet is 6,601.

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.


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: