Electric buses will run on the roads of Agra from today. On the lines of city buses, the fare for the first three km in electric buses will be Rs.
Under the Smart City in Tajnagri, the city will get a gift of five electric buses on Tuesday. These buses will be flagged off at the Idgah bus stand at 6 pm. These buses will operate on the route from Bhagwan Talkies to Agra Cantt. The buses coming after this will be operated on different routes. The fare of these buses will also be like normal buses.
Under Agra-Mathura City Transport Services Limited, 100 electric buses are to be operated in Agra. In the first phase, five electric buses each will start operating in Agra and Mathura.
will operate on this route
According to Managing Director MK Pundhir, in the first phase, electric buses will be started on the route from Bhagwan Talkies to MG Road to Agra Cantt station. There are 22 routes fixed for city buses. After this, there is a plan to operate the buses coming on different routes. The fare of these buses will also be five rupees for the first three kilometers on the lines of ordinary city buses.