Bengaluru Gets Dedicated Bus Lanes To Cut Down Commute Time
Friday, December 13, 2019, 8:35 AM
Bengaluru is known for its slow-traffic but most commuters are reluctant to give up the use of their private-transport. In a bid to make taking the bus more attractive the city is trying out a dedicated bus-lane in one of the busiest-areas the Outer-Ring-Road. Thousands of Bengalureans work and commute through this road one of the most choked areas in a-city-notorious for its traffic.
Hope For Congested Bengaluru As Board Clears 148-Km Suburban Rail Project
Tuesday, November 5, 2019, 8:10 AM
In a development that may bring cheer to those weary of the Bengaluru-traffic, the Extended Railway Board has cleared a 148-km suburban railway-project for the city. The Karnataka capital, often referred to as India's Silicon City, is notorious for its traffic. Even travelling short-distances takes a disproportionately long time, and vehicular speed in congested areas during peak hours can drop as-low-as four-kilometres/hour.