Ms. V Manjula

Designation: 

IAS, Commissioner, Directorate of Urban Land Transport (DULT)

IAS, Commissioner,
Directorate of Urban
Land Transport (DULT)

Ms. V Manjula is the Commissioner, Directorate of Urban Land Transport (DULT), and provides a strong focus for delivering the transport policies and strategies of the Government of Karnataka. She has been responsible for initiating planning studies like Comprehensive Traffic and Transportation Plans, and Comprehensive Mobility Plans focusing on assessing the present level of transport infrastructure services, and estimating the future transport demands of urban areas in Karnataka. She has initiated preparation of policies and guidelines like parking policy and pedestrian guidelines. Ms. Manjula has been actively promoting Sustainable Public Transport and Non-Motorized Transport strategies. She is responsible for initiating studies related to Commuter Rail System in Bangalore and Bus Rapid Transit system in Hubli-Dharwad and Bangalore. Her role has been vital in integrating various initiatives taken up by the different stakeholders in transport sector. Currently, she is also Principal Secretary to Government, Animal Husbandry and Fisheries Department, Government of Karnataka.

speaker_year: 

2013

Serial Number: 

15