Role of Intermediate Public Transport in Indian Cities
place - asia, place - urban, mode - bus, mode - mass transit, mode - other, mode - subway/metro, planning - integration, planning - service improvement, planning - travel demand management, policy - sustainable
Urban development, sustainable development, public transport, autorickshaw, mobility
Policymakers must recognise the intermediate public transport systems like autorickshaws and private buses which provide transport services where city bus and other mass transit systems cannot meet the dynamic demands of urban residents. Integrating these intermediate systems with various mass transit systems is essential to meet urban India's transport challenges.
Permission to publish has been given by the Author, Ravi Gadepalli.
Gadepalli, R. (2016). Role of Intermediate Public Transport in Indian Cities. Economic & Political Weekly, Vol. 51(9), pp. 46-49.