Free BEST bus rides for people with disabilities in Mumbai
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and BEST have announced a new scheme for people with disabilities in Mumbai.
From now onwards, they can travel in BEST buses free of cost to any distance in the city.
People with disabilities can register for a smart card from the nearest BEST depot.
The person will have to pay a one-time fee of Rs 40. They have to take the handicap certificate, a photograph and an identity proof to avail the service. It will take four to seven days for the officials to complete the registration process.