Published on: August 1, 2023

Prototype electric bus

Prototype electric bus

Why in news?  Karnataka transport minister launched first electric bus prototype in Bengaluru


  • Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) will be running these electric buses under the FAME II Scheme of the Government of India.
  • Buses will be operated on a gross cost contract (GCC) model, the manufacturers will look after the hiring of drivers and maintenance of the buses.

About FAME –II