MTC to start bus terminus
Its likely that Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) which will make commercial utilization of bus terminus at locations at the city.
MTC is facing each and every high financial crunch which don’t receive lots of commuters especially post price increase. Hence MTC on ways to increase up their revenue.
An MTC official stated that buses only need ground floor for up their functioning and hence there are a lot of spaces that are being wasted. Terminus can be exploited commercially. When the premises are optimally used, we can now generate more revenue.
Few bus terminuses are selected to start up a pilot project for utilizing bus terminus. There is soon moving to smart city project at T Nagar and hence its importance. There are pedestrian plaza and multi level car parking constructed on Thyagaraya Road. Terminus included at the smart city project which will be more foot falls.
For both commercial and residential purposes at the bus terminus which will be used, stated to be an MTC official. MTC bus services to get shifted to many other depots. Bus terminal functioning will continue. One senior official stated a lot of buses which had Saidapet to be the terminal as now functioned until T Nagar as to meet customers. At such cases, bus services to be shifted.