Karnataka unveils plans to transform 35,000 buses into electric by 2030

  • Karnataka Transport Minister B Sriramulu on Wednesday said the state government aims to convert all 35,000 buses into electric vehicles by 2030.
  • Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) under the Smart City Project is operating 90 electric buses since December 2021 under ‘Gross Cost Contract’ for 12 years, and the per kilometre (km) cost of these buses is 64.67.