KARACHI: Approximately six years since its groundbreaking, the federal government funded Green Line Bus Rapid Transit Service (BRTS) has started commercial operations for the public on Saturday.
The all 80 Green Line Buses would shuttle between Surjani Town to Numaish Chowrangi.
The green line project has faced much breaks and as a result its cost is doubled now. The tickets cost would be between Rs15 to Rs55 depending upon the distance travelled.
This news came from official member of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) who claimed buses test drive to be smooth and effective. “Test turn of bus service appeared smooth, effective and set to start fully fledged commercial operation from Saturday” he stated.
“Its going to be operational INSHA’ALLAH as announced” said Federal Minister. Asad Umar disclosed the date for commercial operation to be December 25th, 2021.
“The project will be ready for trial operation in 10 days, after which Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit Karachi on its launch”, Asad Umar.