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DTC buses create so much noise, they are great nuisance: NGT

The tribunal rapped the DTC chairman-cum-managing director for not taking note of an NGT order on maintenance of buses and carrying out a rationalisation study so that the vehicles can be used more effectively.

Nov 11, 2017, 17:47 PM IST

Bus failures, Rakhi rush tie Delhi traffic in knots

Some of the areas that witnessed long tailbacks included Shahdara, Seemapuri, the route between Akshardham Temple and Maharani Bagh, Shastri Park, Seelampur, Maujpur Chowk, Kondli, etc.

Aug 07, 2017, 23:32 PM IST
Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia faces protest while flagging off new buses

Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia faces protest while flagging off new buses

Delhi`s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday faced the ire of one of his east Delhi constituents, who alleged that Sisodia had never visited his constituency in the past two years.

Feb 17, 2017, 17:29 PM IST
Now, a common travel card for DTC buses and Delhi Metro trains

Now, a common travel card for DTC buses and Delhi Metro trains

Delhi's Aam Aadmi Party government have come up with several new initiatives, to be implementated this year.

Feb 11, 2016, 19:01 PM IST

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DTC to start charging fares through e-ticketing machines

DTC to start charging fares through e-ticketing machines

The corporation has also plans to introduce common mobility cards by next year which will allow passengers to travel in both DTC buses and metro trains.

Nov 01, 2015, 14:16 PM IST

AAP govt to hire security guards, deploy them in buses as marshals

AAP government has decided to hire 200 private security guards and deploy them as marshals in DTC buses.

Oct 25, 2015, 12:57 PM IST

Wi-Fi, CCTV cameras in some DTC buses by December

The Delhi government has decided to install CCTV cameras and provide Wi-Fi facility to commuters travelling in Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses by December this year.

Oct 18, 2015, 15:25 PM IST

Now, Google android app to help users with public transport in Delhi

Google has introduced an android app called Delhi Public Transport Offline that helps the users navigate using public transport in Delhi.

Oct 09, 2015, 16:01 PM IST
Why are your buses so noisy: NGT asks manufacturers

Why are your buses so noisy: NGT asks manufacturers

The National Green Tribunal today asked Tata Motors and Ashok Leyland, which supply buses to Delhi Transport Corporation, why these vehicles caused noise pollution on roads and directed them to submit details, including their designs.

Sep 08, 2015, 17:48 PM IST

Free Wi-Fi facility in DTC buses soon

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced that free Wi-Fi facility would soon be provided to commuters in Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses.

Aug 31, 2015, 20:34 PM IST
NGT questions Delhi govt's plan to procure 10,000 new buses

NGT questions Delhi govt's plan to procure 10,000 new buses

The National Green Tribunal Monday questioned the Delhi government's proposal to deploy 10,000 new DTC buses in the wake of alarming proportions of air pollution in the capital and directed it to come out with a proper study to support its contention.

Jul 20, 2015, 19:31 PM IST

App soon on frequency, routes, arrival time of buses in Delhi

 Commuters in the capital will soon get exact schedule, location and seat availability regarding DTC buses and details required to hire autorickshaws through a mobile app.

Jun 28, 2015, 09:21 AM IST

AAP govt to deploy marshals in city buses to make travel for women safer

  In order to ensure security of women in public transport, the Delhi Government has decided to deploy 2,500 marshals in buses plying in the city.

May 25, 2015, 03:31 AM IST

Delhi polls: EC awareness campaign to target Metro, DTC commuters

With an aim to encourage people to vote in February 7 Delhi polls, the Election Commission will carry out an awareness campaign targeting commuters in Metro stations and buses of Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC).

Jan 30, 2015, 12:58 PM IST

Govt may order magisterial inquiry into fire at DTC depot

Delhi government may order a magisterial inquiry into the incident of a major fire in which 17 low floor air-conditioned buses of the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC), costing over Rs 10 crore, were gutted.

Jan 06, 2015, 19:25 PM IST

DTC phased out nearly 900 buses but added none in over 2 years

DTC has phased out nearly 900 buses in the last two-and-a-half years, but no single bus was added to the fleet of buses running on the city's roads despite its shortage causing hardship to passengers.

Sep 30, 2014, 16:38 PM IST

787 persons killed, 2,678 injured by DTC buses in 10 years

As many as 787 persons have been killed and 2,678 others injured in accidents involving Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses in the past 10 years.

Sep 21, 2014, 16:40 PM IST

Ensure only fit drivers with valid licence drive DTC buses: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court has asked the Delhi Transport Corporation to ensure that no person without a valid driving licence or who is medically unfit drives its buses on the city roads.

Jul 27, 2014, 11:19 AM IST

Delhi Metro smart cards can soon be used in DTC buses

Passengers will soon be able to use the Delhi Metro train smart cards to travel in DTC buses and cluster buses run by DIMTS.

Apr 22, 2014, 19:24 PM IST