Nagpur: A Bicycle rally was organized in the Amrit Mahotsav year of the Indian Independence. on September 22, 2021, to commemorate the World Car-Free Day. This cycle rally started from Ladies Club Square around 6.30 in the morning. The slogan ‘Drop the car, take the cycle and go to the metro’ was also a promoted.
This Bicycle rally was jointly organized by Maha Metro. (NMC) Nagpur Municipal Corporation. The Police of Nagpur. Nagpur Smart and the Sustainable City Development Corporation. Mills and Millers, Chakra for the Parivartan, India Pedals, and a Laughter Runners and Riders. The program was attended by a very large number of citizens.
Public transport and Metro are eco-friendly. Radhakrishnan B. On the occasion of this World Car-Free Day. Municipal Commissioner Radhakrishnan B. Also participated in this cycle rally.
Spoke to almost all the officials of Maha Metro and they said that. The Nagpur city is one of the largest city in Central India. And non-motorized transport is being promoted a lot.
Metro Service and Public Transport
On this World Car-Free Day. The Commissioner has appealed to all citizens to reduce the use of motorized transport in their daily lives.
Nagpur has excellent metro service and public transport and should be used by all citizens. It is beneficial both for the environment and for the health of all.
Metro trains are running on Orange and Aqua Lines about every 15 minutes. And feeder services are also available at metro stations. People can also take cycles in all these trains.
This combination of both metro and cycle is very good for health and environment. Display boards have also been installed. In all trains for the drivers of all cycles. And a separate place for cycles has also been fixed in all these trains.