Eco-friendly buses project underway: Muneeb

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Punjab Minister Transport Muneeb Sultan Cheema has said that the Punjab government is introducing eco-friendly buses considering the seriousness of environmental pollution. Around 3.4 billion has been sanctioned for the eco-friendly buses project.

He expressed these views while presiding over a departmental meeting here today. The provincial minister said that short-term consultancy policy is in process regarding the project.

Under the project, eco-friendly buses will be operated in Lahore, Faisalabad, Mianwali, DG Khan and Bahawalpur. He further said that route identification, technical specification of buses and infrastructure requirements are being assessed under short term consultancy policy.