Kinetic has provided 300 e-rickshaws on minimum rent
Bhopal, April 18, 2016 (Abdul Ahad Farhan): In-charge Minister of Ujjain district Mr. Bhupendra Singh flagged of e-rickshaw rally at Ujjain today. the Minister also rode an e-rickshaw. For Green Simhastha, Kinetic company has provided 300 e-rickshaws on minimum rent. The battery-operated e-rickshaws will transport passengers on minimum fare. Priority will be given to disabled persons, senior citizens and women. e-rickshaws will ply in core area of Simhastha. They would be helpful in transporting people from satellite towns to Ghats and from one place to another in Mela area. Their minimum fare would be Rs. 10 and maximum Rs. 20.
The service will be 24X7. The company has also kept in reserve 200 batteries for battery-operated e-rickshaws. Large number of people seeking information from call centre. The call centre set up in Ujjain Simhastha Mela Office is proving its utility. Large number of people from remote areas are seeking Simhastha-related information from call centre’s number 1100 operating 24X7. Its staff is working in 3 shifts of 8 hours each. The centre has 25 lines. Simultaneously 25 persons can contact the call centre. Mostly, information about parking arrangements, dates of Parv-Snan, vehicles’ routes, prohibited vehicle area, arrangements for passes, places of stay of saints-seers, location of their plots etc. It is noteworthy that till date from its set-up on December 28, 2015, about 32 thousand calls have been attended by the call centre.