First Car Free Day in Delhi – 22ND OCT 2015

  • car free dayThe car-free day will be observed from 7am to 12 noon on the stretch connecting Red Fort to India Gate via Delhi Gate and ITO.
  • Deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia, other cabinet ministers, chief secretary and bureaucrats also participated in the rally.
  • Transport minister Gopal Rai, who is the brain behind the event, had said on Wednesday that under the ‘Ab Bus Karein’ campaign, the government was organizing such events on the 22nd day of every month.
  • “The government ran a campaign to make people aware about congestion and pollution-free Delhi. We will involve different departments, including pollution and transport, Delhi Police, NCC, NGOs and volunteers,” Rai added.