Bangalore, April 29: The federal government of Karnataka has requested ISRO’s assist to enhance the effectivity of street transport corporations within the state, utilizing its know-how. Deputy Chief Minister Laxman Savadi, who can also be minister in command of the transport division, met ISRO Chairman Ok Sivan on the area company’s headquarters on Wednesday and had discussions on rejuvenating the division .
Assist was sought to enhance high quality and income, cut back bills and cease leaks, whereas sustaining transparency.
“Discussions centered on reviving the quality of operation of the transport department and a plan to improve the revenue of state transport companies such as – Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC), North East and North West – KSRTC, Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC), by cutting costs, using ISRO technology,” Savadi’s workplace mentioned in a press release.
Noting that bus and freight providers from state transport corporations are essential, he mentioned, the DCM has requested ISRO to offer scientific help in putting in the know-how in an effort to additional enhance the effectivity of those providers. He additionally sought ISRO’s help and steering to take care of transparency and cease leaks in transport corporations, he added.
The dialogue additionally targeted on the results of the coronavirus pandemic on the financial system, particularly in rural areas, and the chances of utilizing area know-how to mitigate this. “The ISRO President responded positively to the issues raised by the DCM and provided the required technological support,” the assertion added.