NEWS7, May 2019, 9:36 AM IST
Karnataka: Elephant chases KSRTC bus in Chikkamagaluru
An elephant chased a Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus for at least one kilometre before changing its course in Karnataka’s Chikkamagaluru
NEWS27, Apr 2019, 1:52 PM IST
KSRTC Managing Director asks security in bus stands to be improved
In the wake of blasts in Sri Lanka, KSRTC Managing Director Shivayogi C Kalasad has asked security to be increased in public places like bus stands so that any untoward incidents will not take place.
NEWS12, Mar 2019, 5:26 PM IST
Private, KSRTC bus prices skyrocket in the wake of Lok Sabha election; 50% increase in ticket prices
If you are planning to travel home to coastal areas - Mangaluru, Udupi, Kundapur - by private buses or even in KSRTC buses to cast your vote, be ready to shell out 50% more than usual.
NEWS5, Mar 2019, 5:29 PM IST
Five family members returning from temple die after car hits KSRTC bus
Five members of a family died on the spot when their Mahindra Scorpio collided with a KRSTC bus on Monday night at Nelamangala in Bengaluru outskirts. Investigation officers from KSRTC said that the driver Elumalai steered the vehicle over the median and collided head-on with an oncoming bus
NEWS25, Feb 2019, 11:13 AM IST
Con woman held in bus station for carrying sedatives; KSRTC says that there are many more in gang
Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation has warned its passengers not to take eatables or any drinks from stranger travelling with them after they caught a middle-aged woman who allegedly robbed old women in KSRTC Buses by giving them drug-laced eatables
NEWS21, Feb 2019, 5:47 PM IST
KSRTC's flybus: Karnataka districts become easily accessible from Bengaluru airport
After the success of the KSRTC's flybus that is taking passengers directly to Mysuru, Manipal, Kundapura and Kodagu, now direct buses are available to head to Chikkamagaluru, Shivamogga, Davanegere, Ananthapur and Kadapa from Kempe Gowda International Airport
NEWS24, Jan 2019, 10:23 AM IST
Republic Day: KSRTC to ply 200 additional buses on January 25, 26
The buses will ply from Bengaluru to various parts in Karnataka and also to other states including Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. Here are the details of the starting points of the buses and their destinations
NEWS22, Jan 2019, 9:48 AM IST
Shivakumara Swamiji no more: Special trains, buses to Tumakuru for devotees to pay last respects
Today (January 22), four special trains will run between Bengaluru and Tumakuru. KSRTC has arranged for buses to take devotees to the Siddaganga Mutt from various points in Tumakuru
NEWS21, Jan 2019, 5:24 PM IST
KSRTC to honour 283 drivers with silver medal for accident-free driving
Drivers of Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) will be honoured with silver medals for accident-free driving. The felicitation is to motivate other drivers to ensure passenger safety.
NEWS21, Jan 2019, 5:09 PM IST
Shivakumara Swamiji: KSRTC to deploy 100 additional buses from Bengaluru to Tumakuru city
Considering the rush to Tumakuru following the demise of the Siddaganga Mutt seer, the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation has deployed over 100 additional buses to Tumakuru city to clear the rush.
NEWS12, Jan 2019, 1:42 PM IST
Silver lamps seized from KSRTC bus: Were they being smuggled from Bengaluru to bribe Andhra voters?
Based on a tipoff, the officials stopped and checked the bus at Hoskote on the outskirts of Bengaluru and were shocked to see silver lamps covered in four gunny bags with no person to claim ownership.
NEWS12, Jan 2019, 11:58 AM IST
Silver lamps worth Rs 15 lakh seized from Airavat bus driver, conductor suspended
The silver goods did not have any proper documents and were being carried in the luggage box of the bus number KA 57 F 2844, belonging to the Bengaluru Central division
NEWS11, Jan 2019, 11:12 AM IST
500 KSRTC buses added to accommodate Sankranti rush
As Bengaluru bus stations see a huge rush of travellers during festivals, KSRTC decided to add 500 additional buses to accommodate the increase in number of travellers during Sankranti. A concession of 5 to 10 per cent on ticket bookings have been made available
NEWS10, Jan 2019, 10:26 AM IST
Bharat bandh: KSRTC suffers Rs 7.82 crore loss due to violence in Karnataka
During the two-day Bharat bandh, called by central trade unions (CTUs), Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) lost Rs 7.82 crore due to violent agitation. According to a KSRTC official, over 6,600 scheduled trips had to be cancelled after miscreants pelted stones in which 17 buses were damaged
NEWS8, Jan 2019, 5:04 PM IST
Bharat bandh: KSRTC cuts bus service by 50% on Tuesday morning in Karnataka
The two-day Bharat bandh called by various trade unions against the Central government’s policies had its impact in the morning as only 50% of buses attached to Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) were operating in the state.