Carbon footprint investment of nearly Rs 80000 crore to same 22 crore urban population in India

The urban development ministry targets building infrastructures, lay 1300 km bus rapid transit (BRT) corridors with dedicated fast lanes for buses, set up 500 new bus depots and promote use of electric and hybrid vehicles under the "Green Transport Scheme". Scheme may involve investment worth nearly Rs 80000 crore and will benefit about 22 crore urban population. The ministry has floated a detailed proposal for discussion and for carrying out the preparatory work.