Over 500 vehicles towed for improper parking in bus lanes, over 50k challans issued in just 4 months

New Delhi: The bus lane enforcement work out resulted in 545 vehicles remaining towed for improperly parking in the bus lanes, according to Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot on Saturday. The campaign commenced on April 1.
An formal statement claims that 1,810 challans were issued in opposition to bus motorists, which include those of 713 cluster, 939 DTC, and 158 other buses, though in excess of 50,000 no parking challans ended up issued versus violators.

Approximately 90% of buses now travel in their selected bus lanes, the ministry mentioned in a statement, some 4 months right after the bus lane programme was carried out.

“Have directed officials to open enough figures of enquiry counters and make certain general public hygiene at both of those seating and utility areas for optimum passenger comfort. Our work will be to modernise infrastructure and facilities at the terminals to make it globe course soon,” he claimed.

“Transportation officers and terminal management staff was directed to ensure clean movement of buses at entry and exit to keep away from very long bus queues inside of the ISBT,” Gahlot included.
On Saturday, the minister performed a surprise go to to Anand Vihar ISBT in addition to inspecting bus lanes and bus queue shelters in between Ghazipur and Dilshad Yard.