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Start point-to-point buses to lower pollution, NGT to Delhi govt

Source: Hindustan Times, Date: , 2017

 Hindustan Times , New Delhi, Feb 2017: The National Green Tribunal directed Delhi government on Thursday to reduce traffic congestion on the city roads and introduce destination buses to improve air quality in the Capital. The green court said the introduction of point-to-point buses would facilitate individuals to opt for the service rather than drive a car alone on highly congested roads. “The traffic on the roads of Delhi needs to be reduced by taking various measures that have already been directed to be taken by various authorities including introduction of destination buses which could certainly help, particularly the middle class and single driver from opting for destination buses rather than driving a car individually on highly congested roads of Delhi,” a bench headed by NGT chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar said.

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