APSRTC wins award for IT Initiatives
The Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) has won an award for implementation of Excellent IT Initiatives (Best Practices) at the Ashok Leyland ‘India Bus Awards 2016’ held in Grand Hyatt, Goa. APSRTC was praised for its several initiatives to deliver the best services while performing seamlessly and flawlessly. The corporation has taken the leap from antiquated business processes to current ‘best-practice’ standards which are driven by IT-enabled environment and tools resulting in improved performance at the marketplace.
The Indian Bus industry is an integral part of the automobile industry in the country. In India buses are the common means of transport for both inter and intra city travel. Better infrastructure and roads, better connectivity to remote places have more people utilizing bus services in the country & fueling the growth of bus industry.
Both private and government operators are constantly expanding their fleet of services plying across India. The growth in this market has stimulated manufacturers, operators, service providers and the allied industry towards more innovations.
As every growth story requires recognition and rewards to catalyze its growth multi-fold, so does the growth story of the bus industry in India. The Ashok Leyland India bus Awards 2016, in its second edition has honoured and recognized excellence and spirit of innovation in the Bus Industry. Winners of this Award are bound to become role models that inspire the industry to follow suit.
It has to be also noted that APSRTC was one of the first departments from the state government that made a proactive move, shifting the base of operations from Hyderabad to Velagapudi.