Bhubaneswar: After English newspaper, Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT) will now ensure availability of Odia newspaper for passengers travelling in Mo Bus.
“At Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT) being aligned to citizens’ demand is our priority. As promised, in the second phase of ‘Newspaper on Wheels’ initiative, starting October 2, CRUT will provide free Odia newspapers for passengers to read while they travel in Mo Bus.” said a release from CRUT
“If commuter is missing out on the daily news update, then the journeys on Mo Bus can be the perfect time to fix this. In the initial phase, a leading national English newspaper daily was provided in Air Conditioned Mo Buses. Now this will be extended to non AC buses as well. The passengers will read the newspaper and pass it to other riders before they get down from the bus.” the release further added
“Meeting the expectations of public we are implementing many people-friendly projects. We want to promote our beloved language and encourage, propagate & develop a reading habit among the daily commuters.” said Dipti Mahapatro, General Manager, Personnel and Administration & spokesperson, CRUT.
Earlier on September 1, CRUT started an initiative to provide free newspapers for passengers to read while traveling in the bus.