Bmtc(Search results - 143)
India21, May 2020, 4:47 PM
Passengers in Bengaluru deboard BMTC buses midway after finding travel with pass inconvenient
Though BMTC buses are operational, changes in rules have forced passengers to deboard after they find that travel is only allowed on the purchase of a daily or weekly pass.
Coronavirus India18, May 2020, 3:30 PM
After 2 months, Bengaluru’s BMTC set to resume services; officials to discuss safety measures
As the state government announced that it is ready to relax lockdown from May 19, its transport system likely will be back on track as there is severe cash crunch. To ensure safety, the BMTC officials will hold a meeting with transport minister Laxman Savadi.
India27, Mar 2020, 12:26 PM
Bengaluru’s local buses on roads during lockdown only to ferry officials
Amidst novel coronavirus scare, Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) buses will ply only to transport officials and front line staff working against coronavirus in the city
India5, Mar 2020, 5:35 PM
Karnataka Budget 2020: What will happen to Rs 8,772 crore set for Bengaluru?
Karnataka Budget has earmarked a portion for Bengaluru's development. From road restoration, solid waste management, increase in sewage treatment plant capacity, comprehensive lake development plan to 56 km long Outer Ring Road connecting airport metro and Central Silk Board junction and much more are on offer
India5, Mar 2020, 4:51 PM
Go back to school: BMTC tries right approach to correct bus drivers who go the wrong way
BMTC bus drivers who try various tricks to complete their trip on time, like go the wrong way on a 'one-way' street, will not only face suspension but will also be sent back to training school
India3, Mar 2020, 6:53 PM
Coronavirus scare: Karnataka buses spray disinfectants, ask passengers to carry a mask
Telangana reported the first case of coronavirus. The techie reached Hyderabad from Dubai via Bengaluru. Soon after Karnataka transport department took a slew of measures to contain the spread of this deadly virus.
India19, Feb 2020, 7:05 PM
Karnataka bus transport strike: 20,000 employees to take part in agitation at Bengaluru's Freedom park
With Karnataka government getting ready for its Budget, the employees union at BMTC, KSRTC, NEKSRTC and NWKERTC will launch an indefinite hunger strike at Freedom Park, Bengaluru. The only demand of the employees is that they should be treated on par with state government employees and the announcement must be made in the Budget.
India15, Feb 2020, 3:20 PM
Transport corporation employees to go on indefinite strike on Feb 20; travel to take a hit
As thousands of employees attached to BMTC, KSRTC, NEKSRTC and NWKSRTC are set to go on an indefinite hunger strike, people dependent on bus transport system will suffer. Employees of these corporations demand that the state govt announce government employee status to 1.25 lakh workers.
India13, Feb 2020, 9:43 AM
Karnataka bandh evokes mixed reactions across state
Normal life hasn’t taken a hit as local buses and Namma Metro are plying as usual and people are out on streets carrying on with their normal routine. However, the response to the bandh was mixed as some parts functioned normally while protesters were detained in some other parts for creating chaos in Bengaluru.
India12, Feb 2020, 3:45 PM
Karnataka Bandh: KSRTC, BMTC to function as usual
Announcing only moral support to the pro-Kannada organisation for their day-long agitation, the biggest transport system in Karnataka, BMTC and KSRTC will not take part in protests, keeping public inconvenience in mind. The KSRTC MD said, it will take police support to ensure safe service in sensitive areas.
India21, Jan 2020, 5:21 PM
BMTC's surprise inspection leaves over 5,000 ticketless passengers shocked, Rs 10 lakh penalty collected
With over 6,000 buses under its fleet and over 5,000 operating daily, the BMTC launched a surprise check and found 5,497 ticketless passengers cheating the BMTC. The corporation made a whopping Rs 10,06,960 through penalties
Sports18, Jan 2020, 1:44 PM
India vs Australia match: Bengaluru ready with special buses to ferry cricket lovers on Sunday
Huge crowd is expected and many of them could be stranded post the final one-day match between India and Australia on Sunday. Anticipating this, the Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) has pitched in with special buses to ferry the crowd to their respective destination. The special buses will ply between 11 pm on Sunday and 1 am on Monday.
India16, Jan 2020, 6:57 PM
Bengaluru buses to help construction workers, who are given free passes worth Rs 12,600 crore
It seems Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) with its fleet of over 6,000 buses, will now give free bus pass to construction workers and labourers registered at the construction board. The initiative is the brainchild of BMTC MD C Shikha, which will help over 70,000 construction workers.
India14, Jan 2020, 8:04 PM
Bengaluru’s lady BMTC chief C Shikha drives Volvo to empower women staff
To get the feeling of Volvo buses, Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) MD C Shikha drove a Volvo bus at the training institute at Hoskote, Karnataka, on Saturday. The MD says she wants to empower more women in BMTC and start driving Volvo buses.
India10, Jan 2020, 4:41 PM
Bengaluru witnesses two bus accidents in a week
Even before Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) accident that killed two motorists could fade away from people's minds, yet another accident was reported involving BMTC Volvo bus, which led to a series of accidents in Bengaluru on Friday.