The inauguration of Tejaswini Electric Bus Depot and Charging Station was done at Lakdganj Small Factory Area, East Nagpur, by East Nagpur MLA Krishna Khopade on Wednesday, 11 August at 5.30 pm. Mayor Nanda was presiding over the program. Deputy Mayor Dipraj Pardikar as the chief guest, Standing Committee Chairman Pradeep Pohane, Leader of the Opposition Sandeep Joshi, Opposition Leader Tanaji Onewe, Municipal Commissioner Abhijit Bangar, Former Mayor Pravin Date, Transport Committee Chairperson Jitendra (Bunty) Kukade, Group Leader, All Transport Committee Committee Member, Additional Commissioner Ravindra Thackeray, Additional Commissioner Ram Joshi, Additional Commissioner Aziz Shaikh, Deputy Commissioner and Pariha Non-manager Rajesh Mohite were present. in view of the increasing pollution due to the use of fuel like petrol and diesel, it was decided to operate the CNG vehicles at CNG.
Under the central government’s JNURM scheme, an important decision was taken by CNN to convert some diesel buses in the Nagpur Municipal Transport Service into CNG. For this, Raw Mat has been appointed by tender. The agency has started work on converting diesel buses to CNG, and on Monday, September 7, Transport Committee Chairman Jitendra (Bunty) Kukde inspected the project. Mechanical engineer Yogesh Lunghe, administrative officer Ravindra Paige, Subbarao of Raw Mat, Kostubh Gupta and others were present on the occasion.