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Free bus rides for Delhi's senior citizens on Sunday

September 30, 2017 12:24 AM

NEW DELHI:  Senior citizens can enjoy free bus rides in the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses and cluster buses on October 1, International Day of Older Persons, it was announced on Friday.

"On the occasion of International Day of Older Persons on October 1, our senior citizens can travel for free in all DTC and cluster buses," Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot said in a tweet on Friday evening.

Senior citizens can avail the facility by producing passport, driving licence, PAN card, Aadhar card, pension book, school certificate, birth certificate or any other recognised identity proof, an official statement said.

Gahlot also directed that senior citizens should not face any problem in availing the facility on Sunday.

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