Hyderabad: The TSRTC (Telangana State Road Transport Corporation) would initially run 50 buses on 10 routes to connect with the Hyderabad metro rail, which is slated for inauguration on Nov 28, on an experimental basis. State Transport Minister P Mahender Reddy said, plans would be prepared to connect the bus service with the metro rail in a phased manner, an official release said.
He said,”There is no immediate plan to put in place a ticketing system by linking bus services with the metro rail.”
The corporation would have new buses to prevent air pollution & also make efforts to have electric buses, the minister said.
60 AC buses of the RTC & 10 buses of Telangana Tourism would be deployed to serve the delegates attending the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) to be held on November 28, 29 & 30, he said.