Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Thursday declared free transport go for senior natives in Chennai metropolitan range from her 68th birthday on February 24. Making the declaration in the state get together, she affirmed that with this the AIADMK government has fulfilled “all the poll promises” made by the party in 2011 in the state, which is set to go to polls in scarcely three months.
Free bus travel for senior citizens in Chennai : Jayalalitha
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Thursday declared free bus travel senior residents in Chennai metropolitan region from her 68th birthday on February 24.
“We had made a poll promises in our election that senior natives would be without given transport passes… I am glad to say that with this declaration we have satisfied every one of the promises made in the AIADMK’s race pronouncement in 2011,” she said.
“I am also exceptionally happy to say that other than fulfilling all our constituent guarantees, we have also actualized different other welfare plans,” she stated.
“The scheme contemplates free go for senior citizens in Chennai Metropolitan Corporation buses will be actualized from February 24 after eliciting people’s reaction it will be stretched out to other places,” she said.
Those willing to profit the plan ought to fill in an application form and submit it to transport official and get an identity card and tokens for travel. The cards could be gotten from transport enterprise stations and transport office site, she said. There is no deadline to submit application forms and these can be displayed at the transport corporation bus deposits anytime, she said.