KARACHI: After almost six years since its groundbreaking, Karachi’s Green Line Bus Rapid Transit service has started operations for the public Saturday.
Over 80 buses in its fleet will shuttle between Surjani Town and Numaish Chowrangi.Initially, the vehicles will stay on the roads for four hours from 8am to noon.
Out of 80 buses, 25 will be used first and the fare of one trip will range between Rs15 and Rs55.The Green Line route is Surjani, New Karachi, KDA Chowrangi, Sakhi Hasan, North Nazimabad and Nazimabad and then Numaish.
For now, however, limited stations have been opened for the public as work on some of the stops and tracks is still underway.
The service will begin its full-fledged operations from January 10.