CITY’S GUARDIANS BE­GIN PREPA­RA­TIONS FOR MAY DAY

Hindustan Times ST (Mumbai) - HT Navi Mumbai Live - - NAVI MUMBAI - G MOHIUDDIN JEDDY

The bus de­pot at Ghan­soli that has been await­ing its in­au­gu­ra­tion for at least a month will fi­nally be in­au­gu­rated on May 1. The de­pot was to be in­au­gu­rated in March-end, but the in­au­gu­ra­tion was post­poned. It was fur­ther de­layed af­ter the elec­tion code of con­duct came in force for the by-elec­tion in Ya­dav Na­gar. NMMT chair­man Sabu Daniel has con­firmed the de­pot will be in­au­gu­rated on May 1. “Work on the NMMT de­pot in Ghan­soli has been com­pleted. It will help plan buses from a cen­tralised lo­ca­tion in the city. It will also re­duce the load on Turbhe and Asudgaon bus de­pots,” said Daniel. He added, “There are sev­eral hur­dles we had to pass to ready the de­pot. All the for­mal­i­ties have now been com­pleted and we are ready to start us­ing it.”

Per­son­nel of the home guards, po­lice force and traf­fic po­lice prac­tise for the pa­rade on May 1 at NMSA grounds at Vashi in Navi Mum­bai on Thurs­day.

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The bus de­pot at Ghan­soli will fi­nally be in­au­gu­rated on May 1.

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