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GURUGRAM: Because the variety of metropolis bus routes improve, the Gurugram Metropolitan Metropolis Bus Restricted (GMCBL) is seeing a rise within the demand for brand spanking new routes and route tweaks by RWAs, corporates and faculties. GMCBL has just lately made modifications on route Nos. 212 and 112 on the premise of commuter suggestions. “We’re receiving suggestions and ideas from residents frequently. We’re open to tweaking routes for the comfort of commuters so long as it’s viable,” mentioned a GMCBL official requesting anonymity.
With the entire variety of bus routes touching 9 and over 100 buses plying on the highway, GMCBL crossed the mark of 50,000 commuters per day final month. Within the final day of July, GMCBL noticed a ridership of 50,998 — 46% larger than the ridership recorded on Could 30 (34,864).
The income for July 31 was round Rs 6.46 lakh, an increase of round 50% from Could 30’s Rs 4.31 lakh. “With the rise within the variety of bus routes, we now have seen a substantial improve within the ridership up to now few months,” mentioned Arun Sharma, common supervisor, GMCBL.
TOI had earlier reported that GMCBL has managed to extend its ridership and income with the growth of present routes and launch of recent ones, modification of routes based mostly on commuter suggestions and discount of tariff on choose routes.