ONI Bureau: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday flagged off Odisha State Road Transport Corporation (OSRTC) operated Air Conditioned (Rajdhani) deluxe bus services in the capital city.
As many as 23 A/C Deluxe buses will ply from Bhubaneshwar to Phulbani, Rourkela, Bhawanipatna, Bhanjanagar, Rajgangpur via Sundergarh, Raj Khariar via Bolangir, Gorumahisani via Karanjia and Burla via Sambalpur. Rest of the districts will be covered very shortly.
Besides, 4 new Volvo buses were also introduced during the programme.
The buses will have features such as CCTV, free wi-fi, mobile charging including GPS tracking. Drinking water bottles will be served onboard.
The tickets can be booked online and through Mobile apps.
At present 429 OSRTC buses are operating in all the 30 districts and in 43 interstate route covering Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal, Jharkhand and Madhya Pradesh.