Guwahati: 15 Electric buses to be deployed in June
GUWAHATI: Assam State Transport Corporation (ASTC) is all set to launch a total of 15 electric buses under the Faster Adoption and Manufacture of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles (FAME) scheme in June 2019.
Anand Prakash Tiwari, MD, ASTC said, "Buses to be operational within this month, they will be emission free."
The ASTC has planned three proposed routes for the operations of these buses. Route one from Kachari to Kamakhya covering a distance of 6.4 kms, proposed route 2 from Paltan Bazar to airport covering a distance of 25 kms and the third route will cover ISBT, Khanapara, Ganeshguri, Paltan Bazar, Maligaon and back to ISBT covering a distance of 38 kms.
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