Upswing in Urban Transport

Upswing in Urban TransportUpswing in Urban Transport

More than 4 million trips were undertaken by urban transportation in Tehran from the beginning of the new academic year (September 23), said Pourya Mohammadian, deputy of transportation at the Tehran Municipality.

Moreover, nearly 2.2 million commuters were added to urban commute, of which 1 million were school students and 700 from universities, besides 200 academic staff, reports Istgah News Agency.  There are 16 types of school services ranging from taxis and private cars under the supervision of the Taxi Driving Organization. School services transport 100,000 students comprising 10% of the total number of students in Tehran, he added.