Transport Minister M.R Vijayabhaskar has said that battery-operated buses will start plying in Chennai. After an inspection in Karur Government Medical College Hospital, the minister met the reporters and said that they have bought 100 battery-operated buses in the first phase.
“Battery operated buses will soon run in Chennai. A case on setting up a medical college in Karur has been prevailing in Madurai High Court. Once the judgment comes, a medical college will soon be set up in Karur. Meanwhile battery operated buses will soon be inducted in Chennai.
"Eventually the same will be introduced in Madurai and Coimbatore”, the minister said.
When asked about Stalin’s request to the Governor on dissolving the AIADMK government, the minister said that their party would continue functioning for the next upcoming years.