Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport yesterday said starting April 30, two bus routes No.20 from Ben Thanh Market to Binh Khanh Ferry and No.90 from Binh Khanh ferry to Can Gio center will officialy be put into service, meeting local residents’ travel demand.
This is two bus routes which received support about price from the city’s budget and launched in 2011 however, it had been stopped operation due to enterprise met lots of difficulties in capital.
During past years, althougn local people’s travel demand increased high but there were no buses from Binh Khanh ferry to Can Thanh of Can Gio therefore students met many difficulties in going to schools.
To solve this problem, the department of transport asked enterprise to re-open above two bus routes. The new bus routes will not be operated for profit but for the residents’ needs, aiming also to encourage people use public transportation vehicle.