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e-rickshaw service started on JNU campus

IANS  |  New Delhi 

An service was started on the (JNU) campus here on Tuesday to promote eco-friendly mobility of people.

The battery-operated will ply on three routes to connect all residential areas, hostels and shopping complexes, library, academic buildings on the campus and all exit gates.

"This will not only help reduce pollution and congestion on the campus but also discourage people from using motorised vehicles in the JNU," a varsity statement said.

buses and auto-rickshaws are allowed inside the campus, though many outsiders and students move inside the campus on foot also.

The said that to promote women entrepreneurship and gender friendly ambience on the campus, all will be driven by women in the coming months.



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First Published: Tue, April 17 2018. 19:50 IST