Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Mon proclaimed that free Wi-Fi facility would presently be provided in Delhi|city|metropolis|urban center} Transport Corporation (DTC) buses.
“Delhi government can offer free Wi-Fi facility in DTC buses as presently as doable. during this association, we tend to area unit in-tuned with some massive firms,” he told thousands of DTC staff at associate awards ceremony at the Talkatora Indoor sports stadium here. Transport Minister Gopal Rai and DTC decision maker C.R. Garg were additionally gift.
Several leading net and medium sector firms, as well as Google, Facebook and Ericsson, control discussions with the Kejriwal led-Delhi government, relating to its bold city-wide free Wi-Fi project last Friday.
Kejriwal, United Nations agency is additionally the national caller of the ruling Aam Aadmi Party, additionally proclaimed the allowance of written agreement DTC bus drivers, United Nations agency draw close to a pair of,250 metric linear unit in a very month, would be hiked from Rs.4 to Rs.5 per km, whereas people who drive over a pair of,250 metric linear unit in a very month would be provided Rs.6 per metric linear unit rather than the sooner allowance of Rs.5 per km.
“With this, on a mean, the earnings of written agreement drivers are increased within the vary of Rs.2,500 to Rs.4,500 per month,” he noted.
Out of forty three DTC depots within the capital, the chief minister felicitated the ten best acting depots at the awards operate.
The depots that received the award embrace Ghazipur Depot, Millennium Depot-IV, Hari Nagar Depot-I, Hari Nagar Depot-II, BBM Depot-I, Nangloi Depot, Ghummanhera Depot, Wazirpur Depot, Ambedkar Nagar Depot and Rohini Depot-IV.
These depots were elect per their performance throughout the amount from could sixteen to Gregorian calendar month fifteen, 2015 as compared to constant amount of previous year.
Kejriwal additionally urged all DTC staff to try and do their duty with full devotion and honesty in order that folks of metropolis area unit provided reliable and cozy transport service.
He additionally instructed the DTC authorities to adopt a suggestion box system during which any worker might drop their concepts for up performance.
Rai aforementioned that the whole earning of DTC has been magnified in few months.
“Between March and August 2015, the whole earning of DTC has magnified by Rs.7,11,62,835. In March 2015, the whole earning of DTC was Rs.68,52,85,378 whereas in August it became Rs.75,64,48,213,” he said.
“This government is your (employees) government and is committed for your welfare. AAP government was the primary goverment to announce Rs.10 hundred thousand compensation for the family of a DTC driver United Nations agency was overwhelmed to death few months back,” he noted.
Rai additionally aforementioned that keeping seeable the security of commuters, specifically girls, 1,500 marshals had been deployed in DTC buses.
CCTV cameras have already been put in in two hundred buses, and also the work for putting in them in remaining low floor buses is below method, he added