Roads not keeping up with vehicle population: Expert
How does India perform among the BRICS nations?
According to International Road Federation statistics 2016, among the BRICS
India has 1.4 buses per 1,000 persons whereas China has 1.8, Brazil 4.5,
Russia 6.1 and South Africa 6.5. So, India still has a long way to go
to catch the developed nations.
-In revenue per bus per day, Brihan mumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST)
stands first with Rs 9,702 and Chennai MTC stands fourth with Rs 9,303.
-In passengers carried per day per bus, Chennai MTC stands first with 1,270 and
Delhi stands second but far behind with 775.
-In bus-staff ratio, BEST stands last with 8.35
while Chennai MTC takes the sixth place with 6.51.
-In staff productivity kilometre / staff per day, Chandigarh stands first with 54.85
and Chennai MTC stands second with 38.74.
-In fuel efficiency per litre, Chennai MTC stands first with 4.36 per kilometre
and Bengaluru comes second with 3.76.