Raipur: A trial-run of buses was conducted at the Inter-State Bus Terminal in Bhatagaon on Wednesday.
This was done as per the instructions of Raipur district collector Saurabh Kumar and Senior Superintendent of Police Prashant Agarwal. Bus operators and bus owners were also present on this occasion along with senior officials. The impact on traffic was assessed by running about 60-70 buses under trial run from here.
Regional Transport Officer Shailabh Sahu informed that during the trial run, Additional SP Traffic Mandavi, Additional Commissioner Municipal Corporation Sunil Chandravanshi, DSP Traffic Satish Thakur as well as officials of PWD, electricity board, and other related departments were present.
During the trial run, traffic-related issues were specially assessed and videography of traffic-related arrangements was also done. The bus operators were apprised of the need for traffic improvement near Pachpedi Chowk Bridge, which would be rectified by necessary improvements and traffic management.