In a move to cater to the increasing demand of passengers, the Brihanmumbai Electricity Supply and Transport (BEST) has announced the launch of a new air-conditioned bus route numbered ‘A-100’.
Starting from March 17, a new air-conditioned bus route numbered ‘A-100’ started operation between Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) and Free Press House (Nariman Point).
The bus route cover several significant landmarks, including Dr Dadabhai Naoroji Marg, Hutatma Chowk, Ahilyabai Holkar Chowk (Church Gate), Hutatma Rajguru Chowk (Ministry), Free Press Journal Marg, and Free Press House.
According to BEST officials, the first bus from CSMT depart at 8:00 am, while the last bus leave at 8:45 pm.
Similarly, the first bus from Free Press House depart at 8:15 am, and the last bus leave at 9:00 pm. The buses operate from Monday to Saturday, including public holidays.
The new air-conditioned bus service is expected to offer a comfortable and convenient commuting option for people travelling to and from Nariman Point, a prominent business hub in Mumbai.
The route is also likely to benefit tourists and visitors who want to explore the historical landmarks and attractions in South Mumbai.
The announcement of the new bus route has been welcomed by many passengers who have been struggling to find a reliable mode of transport in the area.
The launch of the service has come as a major relief for commuters, particularly during the scorching summer heat in Mumbai.
The BEST administration has urged passengers to take advantage of this new air-conditioned bus service.
The officials have also assured that all necessary precautions and safety measures will be taken to ensure the safety and well-being of the passengers.
The BEST has been actively working to improve the public transport system in Mumbai and has been introducing various initiatives to cater to the growing demand for reliable and efficient transportation.
The launch of the new air-conditioned bus service is a step towards achieving this goal, and it is expected to benefit thousands of passengers travelling between CSMT and Nariman Point every day.