LAHORE, Mar 20 (SABAH): Punjab Chief Minister Mian Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has inaugurated “Punjab Speed” Feeder Bus service for Lahore on Monday.
Addressing the inaugural ceremony, Chief Minister said that the government is committed to provide modern traveling facilities to the masses.
Shahbaz Sharif barred Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan from calling Metro Bus Service that is equipped with modern traveling facilities as ‘jangla bus’.
Shahbaz Sharif said that those who denounced Metro Bus are now going to construct it in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).
He said that opposition leaders, who loot nation’s money and escape from accountability, criticized the incumbent government on every development project.
He further vowed to provide respectful and cheap transportation to the poverty-stricken people.
Meanwhile, Punjab CM formally launched 200 new air-conditioned public buses on feeder routes for the Lahore Metro Bus routes. The feeder bus service will connect the rest of the city with the 27-km-corridor of the Metro Bus.
There will be 14 routes (129 Km of route length) and the bus will arrive after every 10 minutes. There will be automatic fare collection system.