Private bus

Bus service hit between Odisha and Jharkhand due to LS polls

Most of the buses are engaged in poll duty in Jharkhand.

published on : 29th April 2019

New operating conditions for private bus services

The Motor Vehicle Department has also been instructed to follow these conditions stringently while renewing or issuing  Licence Agent For Public Transport (LAPT).

published on : 28th April 2019

Business unusual opens a Pandora’s box

KSRTC MD M P Dinesh has a strong argument to rising operations of private inter-state buses.

published on : 28th April 2019

Private bus operators make a killing as Seemandhra voters head home

Some trains like Garib Rath from Secunderabad to Vijayawada have also completely stopped taking in reservations in third AC to Vijayawada and Vizag.

published on : 8th April 2019

Karnataka private bus operators can no longer overcharge

The Transport Commissioner has directed the officials concerned to book cases against owners of such bus operators and as a result, the latter may also lose their licenses.

published on : 29th March 2019

Kerala government justifies decision to increase life span of stage carriers to 20 years

The State government on Wednesday informed the Kerala High Court that the enhancement of the life span of private buses plying as stage carriers to 20 years from 15 was as per law.

published on : 21st March 2019

Private buses are facing the music in Kochi

On the first day of the drive, which kickstarted on Monday, the department removed the music system from 20 buses in the city.

published on : 20th March 2019

Private buses to accept Kochi-1 metro card from today

At present, the Kochi1 cards are allowed only in Kochi metro.

published on : 2nd March 2019

MVD drive bears fruit: Private buses install passenger doors

However, it is found the buses fitted with pneumatic doors are at the forefront in violating the rule.

published on : 8th February 2019

Kerala HC orders probe into denial of seats to students in private buses

Justice Anil K Narendran issued the order when a petition filed by All Kerala Bus Operators Organisation on the issue of giving concessional fare to students came up for hearing.

published on : 8th February 2019

Loo and behold: Few users at Tripunithura Private Bus Stand's hysan toilet

The average number of women using the hysan toilet is a mere 14.8 per day in comparison to a large number of passengers that alight at the bus stand.

published on : 22nd January 2019

Private buses ‘show the door’ to Motor Vehicles Department drive in Kochi

A fact-check by Express at Kaloor to assess the extent of non-compliance found that over 80 per cent of private buses operating on city routes plied without doors.

published on : 22nd January 2019

Pongal season: Chennai private buses fleece commuters, charge up to Rs 1,800 extra

The ticket fares of non-AC buses from Chennai to Madurai ranged between Rs 1,100 and Rs 1,500 against the usual Rs 600 to Rs 700.

published on : 14th January 2019

Transport Department proposes terminals for private buses on Bengaluru outskirts

The problem has persisted despite rules prohibiting entry of private transport buses inside the Central Business District.

published on : 15th December 2018

Pay us: Hyderabad private transport operators tell Election commission

Operators point out that they have lost a days earnings due to the EC duty.

published on : 11th December 2018
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