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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.
Haris, who took charge as chairman to BMTC on Friday, was speaking to reporters on Saturday.
As many as 26 buses were damaged due to stone pelting on Day 2 of Bharat Bandh.
At several places in Bengaluru, BMTC buses were asked to return to their depots and services have been halted.
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.
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.
It was only when a BMTC bus conductor and driver saw him, that he was rushed to a private hospital and discharged on Saturday.
The video was recorded near Gorguntepalya signal with a camera mounted on the helmet of the rider, Dishank Gowda.
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.
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.
Overwhelmed by a gruelling schedule and challenging traffic conditions in the city, over-stressed BMTC drivers taking the wheel presents a dangerous scenario.
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.
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.
Traffic was thrown out of gear for a while around Jayanagar after a speeding BMTC bus crashed into a tree on Thursday evening.
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.