Operation of Stage Carriage Buses
With a view to provide efficient, safe, and high quality public road transport service, the State
Government has taken a revolutionary decision to open all routes to the Private Transport Services along
with UPSRTC on Area Permit concept.
The Bus operators will have freedom to fix passenger fare for semi deluxe, deluxe and super
deluxe buses with no restriction on number of such trips.
The operators would be required to provide
twice daily services on standard route on fares notified by RTAs.
Private bus operators required to Buy, Own, Operate and Maintain (BOOM) buses at their cost on
various nationalized / non-nationalized / other routes in the entire State. Initial fleet size shall be 100 buses. Bus providers will have 4 months to commence operations. Fleet will be expanded up to 4000 buses within 5 years, as per a given time frame. In order to ensure adequate rural services, the bus fleets will have to cover (i.e. pick up & drop passengers at) an average of 30 revenue villages per bus per day. Operations on inter-state routes will be permitted subject to prevailing inter-state agreements. Fleet mileage outside the state may be upto 20 % of the mileage logged on ODR. Bus providers will make their own garage and
Status of proposed/under implementation PPP projects are given in the following table:-
Selection of Private
The last date for receiving bids was 31.07.09 but it has been extended since
operators/ investors to operate stage carriage buses in Uttar Pradesh under Public Private Participation
no bids were received. Subsequently, it was decided by the government to get fresh RFQ cum RFP document prepared, and Bid Process Management done through a Transaction Advisor selected from the select list of Transaction Advisors short listed by GoI for PPP projects. In compliance, RFP documents have been issued to the ab ove mentioned Transaction Advisors, seeking their financial proposals.Bids received which are being processed.
Development bus stations UPSRTC
M/s. aXYKno consultant, Nagpur have been selected as consultants to assists and represent UPSRTC. The agreement with the consultant has been signed on 28.10.09.
Housing and Urban Planning
Some of the important initiatives/ innovative measures are given below:-
Development of New Townships through Private Investment
The State government has announced following three policies to promote private investment in
housing and infrastructure through development of new townships:-
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