Delhi Ministers to Carpool to Work During the 15-Day Odd-Even Rule

Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet ministers will carpool to work during the 15 days of odd-even scheme from January 1.

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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet ministers will carpool to work during the 15 days when the odd-even scheme will be implemented. (Photo: <b>The Quint</b>)

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet ministers have announced that they will carpool to work during the 15 days of odd-even scheme beginning 1st January.

Announcing the blueprint of road-rationing experiment, Kejriwal said that carpooling was the only solution to cope with the odd-and-even number scheme.

Carpooling is the most practical thing to do.
Arvind Kejriwal, Chief Minister

Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai said that all the Delhi government ministers and officers will follow the scheme from January 1 to January 15.

During the 15 days of the odd-even scheme, I will carpool with my cabinet colleagues to reach Delhi Secretariat.
Gopal Rai, Delhi Transport Minister

Delhi Home Minister Satyendar Jain, who is also the nodal officer for fighting pollution in the national capital, said that he will carpool to work to encourage people.

Delhi government will launch a carpooling app in the next two-three days for people to be able to connect with others travelling in the same direction.

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