DTC BUSES

  • Youngsters stage mock harassment to see who stands up for women in DTC buses 2 days ago

    A group of young theatre artists have come together to gauge Delhi's response to harassment in DTC buses. They stage mock harassment incidents to see who stands up to fight for women. ...
  • DTC buses cause 239 accidents in 5 years due to rash driving October 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Transport Corporation buses have been involved in 239 accidents in the national capital in the past five years due to rash and negligent driving. A total of 44 accidents involving DTC buses were reported due to rash and negligent driving by DTC drivers during 2009-10, while 43 accidents...
  • Delhiites to get free ride on DTC buses for 4 hours on Independence Day August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhiites will get a free ride on all Delhi Transport Corporation buses from 6 AM to 10 AM across the national capital on this Independence Day. Also, for the first time, around 10,000 seats will be available for general public at the historic Red Fort where they can...
  • Delhi: CCTV cameras to be installed in cluster buses July 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Government has decided to install CCTV cameras in cluster buses (orange buses) plying on the streets of the national capital in a bid to provide a secure environment to its passengers, especially women. Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) has already started the process to install CCTV cameras in...
  • Metro train smart cards can soon be used in DTC buses April 22, 2014

    Passengers will soon be able to use the metro train smart cards to travel in DTC buses and cluster buses run by DIMTS. Delhi government's long pending proposal in this regard has been approved by the Lt Governor following which the proposal has been sent to the Election Commission for clearance. According...
  • Close discotheques by 1 am in Delhi: Government panel January 9, 2013

    New Delhi: School buses will be allowed to ply in Delhi only after police verification and all discotheques have been ordered to close by 1 am by the government in a bid to beef up security in the capital. Faced with complaints of delay by police in providing help against the...
  • Delhi: Metro smart cards may soon be used in buses February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Very soon, Delhi Metro commuters can use their 'smart cards' for travel in DTC and cluster bus services in the city that would eventually be integrated with the national common mobility card. The step would help commuters use all kinds of transport in the city with one single card...
  • Rs 4 cr fine on Tata Motors for DTC bus mishaps December 15, 2009

    New Delhi: Tata Motors have run into trouble after the Delhi government slapped a fine of Rs 4 crore on them for the recent DTC bus mishaps. Four of the Delhis muchhyped low floor buses caught fire in a span of just three weeks forcing the state government to fine...
  • Women get rides of their lives, thanks to Sheila, Mamata August 6, 2009

    On Raksha Bandhan, Rail Minister Mamata Banerjee flagged off a Ladies Special train for Delhi and Mumbai and Delhi CM Sheila Dixit gave a free ride to ladies travelling in the DTC buses. ...