17November2018

Andaman Chronicle

The Daily Diary of the Islands

MP Recommends Change of Bus Service Schedule for Diglipur

Port Blair, Nov. 8: The Member of Parliament, Shri Bishnu Pada Ray in a letter to the Ho’nble Lt. Governor had said that the State Transport Services bus for Diglipur now start from Port Blair at 04.00 AM, and 04.15 AM. The common people particularly children/senior citizens are facing lot of problems in for journey from midnight onwards i.e. very odd timing.

In order to fulfil the basic requirements of the commuters the MP suggested that (a.) Schedule of departure time from Port Blair may be change at 07.00 AM instead of 04.00 AM and 04.15 AM. That the bus will reach Diglipur at 05.00 PM and common people can connect local transport facilities from Diglipur comfortably. (b.)       Subsequently departure time from Diglipur be unchanged i.e. 07.00 AM so as to enable the Bus to reach at port Blair at 05.00 PM.