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Meanwhile, the court had granted the empanelled conductors who lost their job following the High Court order to implead in the case.
The protesters said they will conduct a march to the legislative Assembly on Friday.
In all 3,761 empanelled conductors were terminated on December 17, 2018, after the High Court ordered the KSRTC to consider the PSC advised candidates for the posts.
Three months ago, the KSRTC management decided to manage its financial crisis, by rescheduling services depending on passengers’ rush.
PSC made the observation in response to a batch of petitions filed by candidates, who alleged delay in the appointment despite getting service memo.
The KSRTC has achieved a record collection of Rs 45.2 crore during its 43 days of Sabarimala special services.
Having recently taken charge, Shivayogi Kalasad, managing director of KSRTC, said suggestions from the public will be discussed with the KSRTC divisional in charge for South.
There are 129 KSRTC counters for advance ticket booking and 599 franchisee-based private reservation counters across Karnataka and neighbouring states.
Transport Minister AK Saseendran promised to favourably consider the demand of re-instating empanelled conductors in a phased manner, in addition to discussing the issue of salary revision.
Some of the demands raised by the unions include rearranging of single-duty system and also to resolve the crisis sparked by cutting of schedules.
We have written to the Centre seeking funds. Once it is released, we will finalise the modalities and implement the system.
KSRTC CMD Tomin J Thachankary has called for a meeting with the unions to discuss the matter on Wednesday.
The bus driver, Mounesh, took the risk when he realised that the rashly-driven oncoming truck would hit the two bikes trying to overtake the bus.
The agreement between KSRTC and Tamil Nadu State Road Transport Corporation is likely to be signed in February.
The car in which the family was travelling hit a KSRTC bus while trying to overtake another vehicle at Akamon.