Delhi 100: defining moments

Updated: Dec 14, 2011 01:12 IST

Before 1971, buses run by the Delhi Transport Undertaking (DTU) formed the backbone of the city's public transport system. But DTU, part of the MCD, did not ensure a smooth ride. So, in 1971 DTU was incorporated and rechristened Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC). The Central government took over its assets and liabilities. It was taken over by the Delhi government in August 1996.
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Before 1971, buses run by the Delhi Transport Undertaking (DTU) formed the backbone of the city's public transport system. But DTU, part of the MCD, did not ensure a smooth ride. So, in 1971 DTU was incorporated and rechristened Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC). The Central government took over its assets and liabilities. It was taken over by the Delhi government in August 1996.

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