Prof. Shivanand Swamy joined WRI's panel discussion on last mile connectivity to MRTS

Prof.  Shivanand Swamy joined WRI's panel discussion on last mile connectivity to MRTS

Thu, September 16, 2021 Webinar

Prof. H.M. Shivanand Swamy, Emeritus Director, Centre of Excellence in Urban Transport, CRDF, joined as a panelist in the session “Connecting the dots: Enabling better first and last-mile connectivity to MRTS” at WRI India’s flagship annual event, Connect Karo 2021. The session discussed various ways metro rail in India can become more integrated and commuter-centric. This included facilitating better data sharing, implementing effective last-mile services, and enabling seamless fare payments

He highlighted the need of integrating buses with the metro as the starting point of integration process so the 100% of Bengaluru could use the metro.