Orange Line Metro Bus tracks’ beautification underway


The beautification work alongside the tracks of Islamabad Orange Line Metro Bus Service from Peshawar Mor to New Islamabad Airport was in full swing to make it more attractive for the commuters.

The environment wing of the Capital Development Authority (CDA) had continued work on the project even during the Eid-ul-Azha holidays, a senior official of the authority told APP on Tuesday.

He said the teams of environment wing was planting trees at suitable places, besides decorating the project with seasonal flowers of different colors.

Similarly, underpasses was decorated while depicting country’s history and culture, he said adding that an app was also being introduced for purchase of online tickets and to provide information with regard to timing of buses.Meanwhile, CDA administration have expressed satisfaction on average daily ridership on Orange Line Metro Bus route as large number of people were utilizing the facility. According to the Project director Qazi Umar an average daily passenger load for 15 buses was 20,000 per day.


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