Agartala plans to be a CNG run city by 2013 and is also promoting battery operated vehicles. First generation reforms to improve fuel quality and enforce EURO norms have been successfully implemented.
Action on vehicles
Euro II and Euro III norms for vehicles and fuels
Strengthened PUC system with new equipment and norms;
Plans to make all public and private vehicles in Agartala run on CNG by 2013.
788 CNG autos, and 65 cars/ taxis in 2008-09
Phasing out of old vehicles
New buses introduced
Entry time of transit commercial vehicles restricted
Battery operated three wheelers are being encouraged.