Though the renovation of the nearby Mullassery canal was started earlier, the work has not picked up pace and is expected to take six more months.
A long-distance non-stop Swift service will be run from Ernakulam to Thiruvananthapuram this Friday.
Transport Minister Antony Raju met Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan to discuss the financial crisis in KSRTC.
At least six passengers suffered minor injuries when a KSRTC fast passenger bus rammed a shop near Pallichal on Tuesday.
Uncertainty continues over the payment of salaries to KSRTC employees as the management could not source sufficient funds yet.
The ticket will cost Rs 369 each, and can be reserved through the site online.keralartc.com or through the mobile app Ente KSRTC.
The Forest Department has initiated steps to allow the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) operate special buses for tourists under its Gavi package.
The corporation scrapped 205 buses in 2020-21 and 75 buses in 2021-22 as they were old and not fit for reuse after repair.
The bench said the SC order indicated that the administered pricing mechanism had been dismantled and the price of diesel deregulated in phases.
Two major trade unions of KSRTC have announced their decision to hold a 24-hour strike from Thursday midnight after the talks with Transport Minister Antony Raju failed.
Renovation of the KSRTC bus stand and amenity centre in Aluva is yet to pick up pace.
Tension prevailed at Kattakada KSRTC bus stand after a group of about 40 Plus-Two students of neighbouring schools clashed triggering panic among passengers.
Recently, a KSRTC donated a bus to the department of computational biology and bioinformatics at Kerala University’s Kariavattom campus.
The police are in the process of collecting CCTV footage of the accident, an officer said.
The minimum bus fare for the first 2.5 kilometres will be hiked from Rs 8 to Rs 10. The fare for each additional kilometre will be increased from 90 paise to Rs 1.