Delhi govt proposes to augment green cover, expand CNG bus fleet to combat climate change


Delhi govt proposes to augment green cover, expand CNG bus fleet to combat climate change

In a bid to combat climate change, the Delhi government has proposed to increase the capital’s green cover from 20 to 33 per cent by planting over 10 lakh trees.

The AAP government, in its State Action Plan on Climate Change (SAPCC), which was submitted recently to the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change in pursuance to the National Green Tribunal’s order, also proposed to increase the fleet of CNG buses in the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) within one year.

Presently there are 4,352 DTC buses which the city government plans to augment to 6,900, the SAPCC said. Besides DTC buses, 1,758 cluster buses Read More

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