However, the minister is not in favour of a steep hike, even after the Justice M Ramachandran Commission recommended that the minimum concession fare should be Rs 5
MSRTC strike: Maharashtra issues GR to form panel, allows school and other buses to carry passengers
A section of the MSRTC employees has not been reporting for duty since October 28 seeking a merger of the cash-strapped corporation with the state government.
The days of paying coins or cash for a ticket on your local private bus will soon be over.
With diesel price going up to C94 per litre now, their daily average collection is only C2,400-3,000 while expense is C6,500, say operators
The state government has allowed private buses to operate services from Friday on alternate days on an odd-even basis.