Lahore Transport Company runs 28 buses for Sikh pilgrims
The Lahore Transport Company (LTC) has plied 28 AC buses for the Indian Sikh pilgrims. The LTC has collaborated with private transport operators to provide comfortable transport services to the Indian Sikh pilgrims.
LTC spokesperson told the media sources that they have employed exclusive bus services for the Sikh pilgrims on their visit to celebrate the Prakash Purab of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji. They employed the bus services as per the agreed protocol between India and Pakistan. The bus services were not provided last year.
There is a well-defined operational plan according to which the LTC has employed the buses. These LTC buses commuted nearly 3,500 Sikh pilgrims from Railway Station to Gurdwara Dera Sahib on their arrival. These buses would also be employed on their departure. These buses would transport the Sikh pilgrims from Gurudwara Dera Sahib to Railway Station.
The Sikh pilgrims have appreciated the exclusive bus service facility employed for them by Lahore Transport Company as a gesture of hospitality.