Chandigarh, October 12
Punjab Transport Minister Amarinder Singh Raja Warring on Tuesday mentioned the car monitoring system (VTS) can be prolonged to all personal buses working within the state.
The efficiency of personal operator-run buses is just not passable when it comes to security, and therefore, set up of the car monitoring system can be ensured in them, Warring mentioned.
The minister was reviewing the functioning of the bus monitoring system management room right here.
He additionally rang up depot common managers, drivers and conductors randomly to test the system.
The minister knowledgeable that this technique has been carried out in 1,450 buses of Punbus and Punjab Roadways to this point.
There are panic buttons put in on these buses and they’re monitored by the central management room in Chandigarh, he mentioned.
VTS is checking over-speeding of buses, harsh braking and acceleration, in a single day keep of buses, stoppage at locations apart from designated stops, keep of buses at dhabas for greater than 25 minutes, and route diversion amongst different issues, the minister mentioned in an official assertion.
He mentioned buses are being monitored by the final supervisor of depots involved and likewise by the central management room. —PTI