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Hundreds sign postcards for better transport in Bengaluru

 A number of organisations have come together to launch a postcard campaign, urging the government not to increase BMTC bus fares and to improve the bus system instead.

published on : 17th January 2019

BMTC chairman says there will be no hike in bus fares

Haris, who took charge as chairman to BMTC on Friday, was speaking to reporters on Saturday.

published on : 13th January 2019

Bandh in Bengaluru almost costs 3 BMTC drivers their eyes as miscreants pelt stones

As many as 26 buses were damaged due to stone pelting on Day 2 of Bharat Bandh.

published on : 10th January 2019

Stone pelters damage 40 BMTC buses in Bengaluru on day two of Trade Union strike

At several places in Bengaluru, BMTC buses were asked to return to their depots and services have been halted.

published on : 9th January 2019

Schools, colleges closed today, buses to be off roads in Karnataka

The State Bank of India said that it will function, but other nationalised banks are likely to remain closed because of participation by union members. 

published on : 8th January 2019

BMTC showers praise, appreciation over ‘good samaritan’ acts by staff

In fact, BMTC authorities revealed that in 2018, they have received at least 12 emails and intimations about their staff being involved in good or helpful deeds.

published on : 5th January 2019

BMTC staffers rush injured constable to hospital as passersby refuse to help

It was only when a BMTC bus conductor and driver saw him, that he was rushed to a private hospital and discharged on Saturday.

published on : 30th December 2018

Motorist stops bus plying in wrong direction on one-way, video goes viral

The video was recorded near Gorguntepalya signal with a camera mounted on the helmet of the rider, Dishank Gowda.

published on : 27th December 2018

Bengaluru: Artist on way to work run over by bus

Just a day after a BMTC bus ran over two PUC students, a 23-year-old died after a speeding bus ran over him near B Narayanapura bus stop on Wednesday morning.

published on : 20th December 2018

Mechanical failure or bus driver to blame?

The bus driver Lokesh, was seen limp on the steering wheel soon after the accident, which gave preliminary indications that he had sustained injuries in the crash.

published on : 19th December 2018

Packed schedule, traffic mess leave BMTC drivers stressed

Overwhelmed by a gruelling schedule and challenging traffic conditions in the city, over-stressed BMTC drivers taking the wheel presents a dangerous scenario.

published on : 19th December 2018

Two PU students killed as ‘blacked out’ bus driver loses control

The bus halted after hitting the compound wall. Lokesh also appeared to have been injured as he was seen slumped on the steering wheel after the crash, according to eyewitnesses.

published on : 19th December 2018

Two PU students killed as BMTC bus knocks them down

The deceased have been identified as Chandrakanth, a first PU student, and Yadukumar, a second PU student. Both were studying at Kastuba college run by the BBMP.

published on : 18th December 2018

BMTC bus crashes into tree, five hurt

Traffic was thrown out of gear for a while around Jayanagar after a speeding BMTC bus crashed into a tree on Thursday evening.

published on : 7th December 2018

Banshankari bus shelter traffic eases post barricading

This reduces the space for BMTC buses, as well as room for traffic to move with ease. Now,  barricades line the centre of this street, towards Jayanagar.

published on : 17th November 2018
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