Ashok Leyland, flagship of the Hinduja Group, confirmed that it bagged an order from KSRTC for 3019 buses. This order, one of the largest from a State Transport Undertaking for a single OEM, would be executed in the current financial year which would help Ashok Leyland in furthering its leadership position in buses.
Zero tailpipe emission is on a fast track for urban public transport.
The auto industry is gearing up to meet the accelerated emission compliance challenges posed by the government. Even the refineries have to deliver BS-VI compliant fuel to enable implementation.