BMTC has been conferred with Skoch Platinum award and “Order-of-Merit" for mobility award during the 46th Skoch Summit in New Delhi. Seven of BMTC’s initiatives including labour welfare measures, Intelligent Transport system and mobile application, women safety, bus service for the poor at a discounted rate and implementation of Trunk and feeder serviceswere chosen amongst the top 100 projects promoting sustainable mobility in India. Further 5 initiatives were selected for Platinum award.
The awards were presented by Sameer Kochar, Founder Trustee, SKOCH and were received by the BMTC Chairman Shri. Nagaraju Yadav on the 16th December 2016 at Constitution Club of India, in New Delhi. The Skoch mobility and sustainable growth award 2016 is amongst India’s highest civilian honour since 2003.