President of Russia Vladimir Putin called on regional authorities to increase the speed and comfort of public transport, his words are quoted by RIA News.
The head of state noted that convenient routes should be created on all types of transport, and advanced digital services and applications for passengers and businesses should be used.
“And, of course, we need to improve the speed and comfort of travel. This is especially true for public transport, which is becoming increasingly popular,” Putin emphasized, adding that for Russians it is the fastest and most economical.
The President reported that in Russia buses, trolleybuses and trams transport more than ten billion people annually. It is necessary to comprehensively improve the transportation system, not only in large cities, but also in medium and small, as well as in rural areas.
In September, Putin at a meeting on development Krasnoyarsk Territory instructed expand the Trans-Siberian Railway and increase work along the Northern Sea Route.https://musicnewsfirst.com/