West Bengal government starts mobile app & smart card for buses
The government of West Bengal has launched an app called Pathadisha alongwith fare smart card in state-run buses.
The mobile app is introduced to provide smart, clear and simple way of travelling.
The app will allow a traveller to see location of a bus, its next stop, availability of seats, crowd in the bus, and more.
The prepaid electronic transport card upto Rs 1000 will be started in 700 buses now and 300 more buses after some months.
The idea is to give real time-24×7 service to the common people through Pathadisha app and smart card for travelling in government buses.