Electric buses to ply in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack & Puri soon
Bhubaneswar: In order to curb air pollution in urban areas, the Odisha government will soon introduce electric bus services in three major cities in the state.
The electric buses will hit the roads in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Puri, informed Science & Technology Minister Ashok Panda in the Assembly today.
Replying to question in the House, the Minister said, “In order to promote clean and green energy, we will soon introduce electric buses within 100 km range in Cuttack, Bhubaneswar and Puri.”
The Minister said a memorandum of understanding (MoU) will be signed to implement the electric buses replacing the convention mode of transport to promote a pollution-free transport system.