The EcoMobility SHIFT+ is a methodology designed for cities to measure the performance in urban mobility and make informed decisions based on the areas that need improvement. Ludhiana is the fastest growing city in the State of Punjab, India, with a population of 1.6 million. It is the largest business hub in Punjab and the second largest bicycle manufacturing city in the world.
Ludhiana Municipal Corporation gathered key stakeholders, including representatives from the municipal authority, traffic police, and private sector, to form the EcoMobility SHIFT+ Working Group to analyze the transport system of Ludhiana and discussed the short- and long-term interventions.
The EcoMobility SHIFT+ indicator score for Ludhiana is 39%, which reflects a passive environment with many challenges. This is primarily due to the lack of an institution to plan, implement, and enforce transport policies and laws, although policies and some directions are available.
EcoMobility SHIFT+ Assessment Report - Ludhiana, India