Lahore: Chief Minister (CM) Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that green electric buses will be operated in the large cities of the province including Lahore which will decrease environmental pollution and smog.
The CM approved in principle construction of a bus terminal of international standard in a meeting of transport department Tuesday (today) which will be made near Thokar Niyaz Baig while new bus terminals will be made in Faisalabad and Multan as well.
Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed the transport department to present a design of the bus terminal until December 10.
Directing to complete matters early pertaining to purchase of electric buses, the CM said that the buses should be durable having quality adding that the whole process of purchase should be transparent and should be done keeping in mind rules and regulation.
He said that the limit of Lahore Transport Company will be extended to all cities of the province.
The CM also in principle approved a committee to improve performance of the Punjab Mass Transit Authority and establishment of Punjab Road Safety Authority.