Government to buy 300 electric buses

Kathmandu, December 28

The government has decided to purchase 300 electric buses to ply in Kathmandu. According to Minister for Information and Communication Gokul Baskota, the decision was made in a cabinet meeting. He also said that the government would be investing its own money while purchasing the buses.

He added the electric busses would help control the air pollution in the Valley and also hoped it would help promote the use of electric vehicles in the capital.

Baskota also shared that the government was hopeful that with more busses, there would be less cars which would help solve Kathmandu’s traffic jams.

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