Advertisement

HindustanTimes Tue,16 Sep 2014

Chadha's expansion into transport biz

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  New Delhi, November 19, 2012
First Published: 00:08 IST(19/11/2012) | Last Updated: 00:10 IST(19/11/2012)

Adie Broswon Corporation, Gurdeep Singh (Ponty) Chadha's group of companies, was slowly establishing as a player in transport business too.

Advertisement

Of 320-odd orange-coloured private buses being run under five clusters in Delhi, Chadha's company A.B. Grain Spirits Private Limited (Transport Corporation) run more than 200 buses under clusters 3, 4 and 5. Both the front and rear windscreen of cluster buses run by this company have stickers with Adie Broswon printed on it.

According to a Delhi government official, Ponty Chadha had himself shown interest in diversifying into transport business when the transport department conceived cluster bus scheme five years ago. The department divided 657 bus routes in 17 groups and called them clusters. The department also decided to give each cluster to one private entity.


Advertisement
more from New Delhi

Whodunit: Removing HT market copies to win ‘morning challenge’?

As the strongest and the largest read newspaper of Delhi NCR, HT is used to facing challenges from various quarters. But, over the last few days, HT has been confronting a peculiar challenge: readers complaining about copies not reaching them.

Advertisement
Most Popular
Advertisement
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved