BUSES PURCHASING PROSPECTS * India
* Delhi - Govt aims to connect 125,000 villages with 80,000 mini-buses
--- The central government, in partnership with state governments, will purchase 80,000 mini-buses to connect 125,000 villages, two people aware of the matter said... The move, which could mean a windfall for mini-bus makers such as Tata Motors Ltd, Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd and Ashok Leyland Ltd, will also integrate the villages with the country’s economic mainstream, providing access to markets as well as better employment and education opportunities...
(Photo: An ordinary public transport bus, India) -- New Delhi, India - LiveMint, by Amrit Raj/Jyotika Sood - Jul 13 2016
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