The Transport Department of Nagpur Municipal corporation has organized special ‘Aapli Bus’ services during the 63rd Dhammachakra Pravartan day that is to be celebrated at Deekshabhoomi on October 8.
The stage is set for the grand celebration at Deekshabhoomi which sees lakhs of pilgrims coming to the city. On the occasion, more than 100 special buses between 7 to 10 October will be operated from different places to Deekshabhoomi. Besides these special buses from Deekhsabhoomi to Dragon Palace in Kamptee will be available.
City buses will run on Kamptee bus stand-Dragon Palace-Sitabuldi to Deekshabhoomi route every two minutes. Ambazari T point-Deekshabhoomi-Sitabuldi route will be serviced every five minutes. There will be a bus from Nara to Deekshabhoomi. Kapilanagar to Deekshabhoomi routes every 10 minutes. Nagsenvan-Yashodhara Nagar-Sitabuldi to Deekshabhoomi bus every 10 minutes. Ambedkar square to Sitabuldi-Deekshabhoomi. Further, city buses will also be operated from Rameshawar, Rani Durgawati Square, Vaishali Nagar and Garoba ground.
Special free food distribution centres to and from Deekshabhoomi for devotees will also be provided, sources said. The bus routes have been designed as per the guidelines of the traffic department and other government authorities.
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