Mangaluru division KSRTC to get 50 electric buses

Tuesday, October 11th, 2022

Mangaluru : Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) Chairman M Chandrappa said there is a proposal to buy 650 new buses for the corporation. This includes 50 Volvo buses. As many as 350 electric buses would be introduced by the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation across the state, informed KSRTC Chairman M Chandrappa. Speaking to […]

KSRTC driver suddenly applies brake, injured passenger files complaint

Monday, August 22nd, 2022

Bantwal: A passenger on a KSRTC bus sustained injuries allegedly after he fell off the seat as the driver suddenly applied brakes to avoid a pothole. The injured passenger identified as R Vijay Kumar, a resident of Uppugudde in Panemangaluru has been admitted to a hospital in Mangaluru. He has now filed a complaint of […]

Karnataka government resumes bus services to Kerala

Tuesday, July 13th, 2021

Mangaluru : The Karnataka government resumed bus services to Kerala from Monday, July 12, despite the higher number of Covid-19 cases reported along with the Zika virus scare in neighbouring state. Passengers will have to carry a negative RT-PCR test report obtained within 72 hours prior to travel or a vaccination certificate of having received […]

Kerala starts first liquefied natural gas bus from Thiruvananthapuram

Monday, June 21st, 2021
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Thiruvananthapuram : Kerala on Monday rolled out its first ever public bus to be powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG). Transport Minister Antony Raju flagged off the green bus service Monday from Thiruvananthapuram’s central bus station. The bus would be operated on the Thiruvananthapuram-Ernakulam and Ernakulam-Kozhikode routes. For the cash-strapped Kerala State Road Transport Corporation […]

State transport staff to go on indefinite strike on wage-related issues

Wednesday, April 7th, 2021
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Mangaluru : Public transport services, including those of Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC)and Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC), are likely to be hit across the state today as workers of road transport corporations are set to begin an indefinite strike from Wednesday. Buses at KSRTC bus stand at Bejai in Mangaluru as well as […]

KSRTC bus driver, conductor negligence, passengers dies of cardiac arrest

Sunday, March 21st, 2021
Cardiac Arrest

Beltangady : After the neglect of KSRTC bus driver, conductor a man who was travelling by a bus died allegedly they failed to rush him to hospital. It is said, the deceased person had come to visit his daughter in a hostel who studying in SDM College, Ujire here. The man resident of Haryana after […]

Protest held to transfer of KSRTC Divisional Controller from Mangaluru

Tuesday, January 12th, 2021

Mangaluru : Demanding the transfer of the KSRTC Mangaluru Divisional Controller for his anti-employee policies, the Karnataka Dalitha Sangharsha Samithi ( Krishnappa Founded) staged a protest near the KSRTC office at Bejai on January 11, Monday.   The protestors alleged that the KSRTC Mangaluru DIvisional Controller was still continuing in Mangaluru office by exerting his […]

Police undertaken measures to strictly enforce lockdown norms in DK

Thursday, July 16th, 2020

Mangaluru : The district administration has made necessary arrangements for the strict implementation of the lockdown in Dakshina Kannada district for 7days which began on Wednesday night will be in force till 5 am on July 23. The lockdown decision was taken considering the rising cases of Covid-19 in the district in the past few weeks. The […]

KSRTC to provide free bus transportation for students of SSLC examination

Saturday, June 6th, 2020

Mangaluru : A total 30,835 students have registered themselves for appearing in the SSLC examination being held from June 25 said,  Dakshina Kannada district deputy commissioner Sindhu B Rupesh on Friday, June 05. She was speaking after presiding over the 2020 SSLC examination preparatory meeting at the office of the deputy commissioner here. She revealed […]

Festival rush : KSRTC to run 1,600 additional buses

Monday, October 21st, 2019

Bengaluru : The KSRTC will operate 1,600 additional buses for three days starting Friday, to cater to the festive rush during Naraka Chaturdashi and Bali Padyami days. The special services will be operated on the return route on October 29. Special buses will be exclusively operated from Kempegowda Bus Station in Bengaluru to Dharmastala, Kukke […]