Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday flagged off 25 buses solely for girls and senior residents to journey inside the metropolis of Guwahati. Flagging off the brand new pink buses underneath Bhraman Sarathi Scheme, Sonowal stated that the free transport service would immensely assist ladies and senior residents.
The brand new bus service of the Assam State Transport Company (ASTC) would give a brand new dimension to the state governments welfare measures within the new yr, he stated.
He urged all commuters to deal with these buses which can ply in 5 routes.
Sonowal lauded Transport Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary and all ASTC staff for his or her devoted service through the pandemic interval.
ASTC buses transported important objects inside the Northeastern area and to different elements of the nation, apart from bringing again folks stranded exterior the state through the lockdown.
Talking on the event, Patowary stated that his division launched this bus service for girls and senior residents as per the course of the chief minister to make their journey protected and comfy.