CHANDIGARH, MARCH 25
Haryana Roadways buses will have Global Positioning System (GPS) and LED based Electronic Destination Board displaying the destination stations including stoppages en route for the convenience and safety of the passengers travelling in these buses.
While announcing this today, Haryana Chief Minister, Mr Bhupinder Singh Hooda, who also holds the portfolio of Transport, said that a decision to install the GPS in State Roadways buses has been taken to ensure safety of the passengers, crew and the vehicle. However, in the first phase, GPS would be installed in the buses of Gurgaon and Rewari Depots. After successful implementation of the GPS in these depots, it would be implemented in other depots of Haryana Roadways.
Mr Hooda said that all new buses being fabricated by the Haryana Roadways Engineering Corporation would have the electronic destination boards. Thereafter, such boards would be provided in all the 4000 buses of the fleet, he added.