Bhubaneswar, Oct 4 (LocalWire) With the Twin City and Khurdha gearing up for Durga Puja celebrations from October 5 to 9, Mo Bus services operated by Capital Region Urban Transport (CRUT) will not be available in any route after 2 pm, officials said on Friday.
The buses, however, will be available at a usual frequency between 6 am and 2 pm.
This decision was taken owing to guidelines issued by the Commissionerate Police imposing restrictions on the movement of heavy vehicles on several roads in the regions after 4 pm during the festival.
“We deeply regret the inconvenience caused to the citizens.
We want citizens to enjoy Durga Puja revelry at ease” Dipti Mahapatro, General Manager, Personnel and Administration & spokesperson, CRUT said.
“The restrictions are implemented for the convenience and safety of the public,” he has stated.
CRUT is having a fleet of 200 buses equipped with free Wi-Fi, clean and technologically advanced equipment.