Passengers Of Mo Bus To Get Free Odia Newspapers From Tomorrow
Bhubaneswar: The Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT), managing the ‘Mo Bus’ service will provide free Odia newspapers for passengers from Wednesday.
The CRUT on September 1 had launched ‘Newspaper on Wheels’ for passengers of Mo Bus service and had started distributing English newspapers.
“In the initial phase, a leading national English newspaper daily was provided in air-conditioned Mo Buses. Now this will be extended to non AC buses as well. The passengers will read the newspaper and pass it to other riders before they get down from the bus,” said General Manager (Personnel and Administration) of CRUT, Dipti Mahapatro
She also said that the motive of the initiative is to promote Odia language and encourage, propagate and develop a reading habit among the daily commuters.