Odd-even scheme may be implemented again in Delhi

ANI | Updated: Oct 26, 2017 15:20 IST

Odd-even scheme may be implemented again in Delhi .

New Delhi [India], October 26 (ANI): The odd-even scheme may again be implemented in Delhi in view of the growing pollution in the NCR region .

The Delhi Government, in a statement, has said it might have to resort to emergency measures, including implementation of odd-even schemes, due to increase in pollution level in the capital .

According to the statement, state Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot has asked the department to keep prepared for when the scheme is announced .

He also said that procurement of additional buses by the DTC would be the main component in this regard .

The minister directed the DTC to make an action plan for the procurement and submit it within the next seven days .

In a meeting held recently, the issue was tabled by Gahlot with the Transport Commissioner, Managing Director (DTC) and the DIMTS . (ANI)