Electric Buses To Ply In Puri, Bhubaneswar & Cuttack
Bhubaneswar: With an aim to curb rising air pollution in cities, the Odisha Government will introduce electric buses in the state.
The electric buses will soon ply in temple town Puri and the twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack, informed Science & Technology Minister Ashok Panda in Odisha Assembly today.
“We are planning to phase out the traditional transport system in the state through the electric buses, which will operate within 100 km radius covering Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Puri,” Panda said.
He further informed that a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will be signed regarding the proposal, which will be a revolutionary initiative towards a safe and pollution-free transport system.