Surat: Chief minister Anandi Patel on Thursday appealed to the Surat citizens to make maximum use of public transport like BRTS to reduce pollution.
She also assured that a survey to ascertain the feasibility of metro rail in Surat will be undertaken.
She also urged people to refrain from making Plaster of Paris (PoP) idols that pollute Tapi River. She was speaking at the book fair organized by the Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) and dedicated to public various projects worth Rs 160 crore at a function held at Vanita Vishram ground.
More than 146 publishing houses are participating in the book fair that has over two lakh books on various subjects. According to an estimate, over four lakh people visit the book fair every year.