Cabinet Nod to India, UK Pact to Improve Public Transport

The Centre approved an MoU between India and London’s transportation authority to improve public transport in the country.

The MoU is aimed at improving the overall public transport system, improve passenger services and promote the use of high capacity buses in India. The Cabinet has approved the signing and implementation of the MoU between Ministry of Road Transport and Highways and ‘Transport for London’.
Static/Current Takeaways Important for IBPS Clerk Mains 2017 Exam-
  • ‘Transport for London’ is a statutory body established under the Greater London Authority Act, 1999 (UK) to improve public transport in India.
Source- The Hindu Business Line