Nagpur Smart and Sustainable City Development Corporation Limited has decided to purchase 15 electric buses and give it to Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) transport department for operation, informed Mayor Dayashankar Tiwari.
He said the use of electric buses will help reduce the air pollution of Nagpur city.
On Friday board of directors meeting of Nagpur Smart City was oragnised.
The meeting was presided over by Smart City chairman and mentor Dr Sanjay Mukherjee. He participated in the meeting online from Mumbai.
Mayor Dayashankar Tiwari, ruling party leader Avinash Thakre, standing commit tee chairman Prakash Bhoyar, leader of Opposition Tanaji Wanve, NMC commissioner Radhakrishan B, district collector R Vimala, NIT chairman and Smart City’s officiating chief executive officer Manoj Kumar Suryavanshi and independ ent director Anirudd Shenwai were present the meeting.