To Facilitate the use of public transport in the State Funding, the Delhi government on Tuesday Established a common mobility app’One Delhi’ Allowing users Program more Effectively their Travel with Delhi Metro and all Town buses.
The app was developed by Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System, or DIMTS.
“To make travel simpler in Delhi, the program lets users access all bus stops, bus and metro routes, fares, anticipated time of arrival (ETA) of metro and buses,” the government said in a statement.
Launching the app, Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot stated:”The Delhi government has been carrying many initiatives to improve access, reliability and security of Delhi’s buses. Our vision is to make public transport the preferred mode of transport in Delhi.
“The government is in the process of strengthening the fleet of buses by adding 3,000 new buses. We started’Connect Delhi’ project to get the goal of linking all colonies and villages of Delhi using a reliable bus service within 500-metre walking distance,” he said.
Later, in a tweet, he said:”After the launch of Common Mobility Card One Card, I’m pleased to start now Delhi’s first common mobility program – One Delhi Program. This is a 1 stop shop for all your public transportation needs — bus/metro paths, bus stops, real time arrival information, journey planning etc..”
Dialogue and Development Commission Vice-Chairman Jasmine Shah said the government has plans to add new features to the program, such as recharge of One Card and incorporated multi-modal travel planning across metro and buses.
This app is currently accessible for Android users via Google Play, and will be developed for Apple phone users shortly, ” he explained.