Electric Buses To Ply In 3 Odisha Cities

Bhubaneswar: In view of increasing level of air pollution mostly in cities, the Odisha Government will introduce electric buses in the state.
Science & technology Minister Ashok Panda informed today that the electric buses will soon ply in temple town Puri and the twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack.
Panda said, “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”.
A MoU will be signed in this regard soon, he said adding that various organizations have been proposed for this unique initiative, which will be safe and pollution-free transport system to curb environment pollution.