BRT system in Iskandar Malaysia to cost less than RM3 billion, says IRDA

BRT system in Iskandar Malaysia to cost less than RM3 billion, says IRDA

KUALA LUMPUR, June 14 — The implementation cost for the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system for Iskandar Malaysia is expected to cost not more than RM3 billion, said Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) Chief Executive Datuk Ismail Ibrahim.

“At the moment, we do not have the final value, however, it is expected to cost not more than RM3 billion, which covers infrastructure cost for building the line, operation cost including buses and several other application costs.

“It also covers (cost) during the initial years which may have a shortfall in its operations,” he told reporters during the breaking of fast organised by IRDA and Medini Iskandar here Tuesday.

— BERNAMA

 

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