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India NewsFeb 3, 2021, 1:31 PM IST
Karnataka minister's humane act wins hearts, hands over Rs 1L cheque to accident victim
After learning about a government school student meeting with an accident and gaining treatment at NIMHANS for her injuries, Education Minister S Suresh Kumar paid a surprise visit and handed over a cheque of 1 lakh to the girl.
Yashyesvini was heading to appear for an exam and was hit by a KSRTC bus, she was immediately rushed to the hospital. Amidst the ongoing session, the Minister took time to come and meet the family.
Upon the request from the girl that the minister should visit her school, Suresh Kumar assured that, once she recovers and goes to school, he would visit.
The girl's father is a security guard at a private firm and the family is facing difficulty. After learning about this fact, the minister decided to give a cheque from his department for treatment and also assured all the help.
IndiaNov 13, 2020, 1:29 PM IST
Karnataka government develops Nirbhaya app for women travelling in KSRTC buses
Karnataka government on Thursday has approved the development of a safety app for women travelling in KSRTC buses. The app will include a panic button, GPS tracking system for buses, detailed information on bus schedules and information on 500 bus stops across the state.
IndiaSep 19, 2020, 10:57 AM IST
Karnataka: KSRTC buses to resume service to Maharashtra from this day
As the unlock seeks to make everyone retur to routine life, but with the utmost care, the Karnataka State Road Transport Service Corporation (KSRTC) will resume its service on the Maharashtra route.
IndiaSep 15, 2020, 10:25 AM IST
Karnataka MLA Renukacharya in trouble for driving KSRTC bus once again
MP Renukacharya, Honnali MLA, has landed in a controversy by driving a bus for 5-6km. This is the second time the MLA has landed in trouble for the same reason.
IndiaAug 28, 2020, 6:21 PM IST
Impressed by women’s bus toilet Ti, KSRTC converts old bus into Sthree toilet
The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation has lifted the concept of Pune's Ti women bus toilet and converted its old bus into toilets, naming it Sthree toilet. A scrapped bus was converted into a toilet at the cost of Rs 12 lakh, which was paid by Bengaluru International Airport Authority as part of their CSR initiative.
The bus has five toilets, three Indian and two western style installations. It also has an incinerator and a sanitary napkin vending machine. The bus makes use of self-generated power through solar. The bus has solar sensor lights, hand wash basin, baby feeding and baby diaper changing area. The bus will be moved to Kempegowda Bus Terminal-1 for public use.
IndiaAug 14, 2020, 12:02 PM IST
Van escorting Bengaluru riots accused breaks down; policemen push vehicle
Bengaluru: A police van which was supposed to escort the KSRTC buses that carried the Bengaluru riots accused from Bengaluru to Ballari, broke down. The policemen in uniform were seen pushing the van. In connection with the Bengaluru east violence, 80 accused persons were shifted from Bengaluru to Ballari on Thursday (August 13) and remanded in 15-day judicial custody.
Coronavirus IndiaAug 14, 2020, 11:34 AM IST
Ballari: All 80 Bengaluru riots accused test negative for COVID-19
Ballari (Karnataka): All the 80 Bengaluru violence accused have tested negative for the coronavirus (COVID 19) and will be housed in different cells in Ballari. The accused were taken to jail from Bengaluru late night on Thursday (August 13) and reached Ballari's central prison at 6:15 am on Friday. Police took the accused in two KSRTC buses. The decision was taken to shift to Ballari from Bengaluru to avoid any further violence in Bengaluru east.
IndiaAug 14, 2020, 10:59 AM IST
Bengaluru violence: 80 accused persons shifted to Ballari jail
Bengaluru: The Bengaluru Police shifted the 80 arrested persons in connection with Bengaluru violence to Ballari jail following 15 days of judicial custody.
The accused were taken to Ballari in the night to avoid any further violence. The accused were taken in KSRTC buses.
On Wednesday morning (August 12), police arrested about 150 people and 80 were remanded in judicial custody. All the accused persons were produced before a magistrate via video conference.
Bengaluru’s KG Halli, DJ Halli and Kaval Byrasandra saw riots after Congress MLA Akhanda Srinivas Murthy’s nephew P Naveen posted a derogatory social media post. The MLA’s house was vandalised and burnt down. Also, a police station was vandalised. Many including police personnel were injured in the violence on Tuesday evening (August 11).
Coronavirus IndiaAug 11, 2020, 5:34 PM IST
Coronavirus: KSRTC buses stopping at dhabas raise concerns during long distance travel
The KSRTC that has witnessed a huge loss due to the coronavirus pandemic has started its operations with less than 50% of buses and all measures have been taken. Still there are concerns in few dhabas on long distance routes as passengers may contract infection
IndiaJul 13, 2020, 2:15 PM IST
Bengaluru lockdown: Karnataka government to run 800 KSRTC buses on July 13, 14
According to the government, Bengaluru city and Bengaluru rural will be under total lockdown for a week starting from 8 pm on July 14 till 5 am on July 22
IndiaJun 15, 2020, 4:13 PM IST
Coronavirus: Karnataka to resume inter-state KSRTC bus services to Andhra Pradesh
In a bid to restart inter-state transport operations amid the COVID-19 crisis, Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) said it will resume services to Andhra Pradesh in a phased manner with effect from June 17
Coronavirus IndiaJun 9, 2020, 2:37 PM IST
Strict measures at 15 KSRTC boarding points in Bengaluru allay fears of passengers looking to return home
The KSRTC with 8000 buses in its fleet has started operations during the day and also in the night. Passengers traveling long distance can now board buses from these 15 places as authorities have taken up strict safety measures to protect passengers from COVID-19.
Coronavirus IndiaMay 20, 2020, 4:07 PM IST
With rising demand KSRTC deploys 2000 buses, extends operations till 7pm
As many people are turning to KSRTC buses to head back to their natives or go to work, KSRTC has decided to deploy 2000 buses. Since there was a demand to change timings of service, instead of ceasing at 6pm, officials have decided to extend services by an hour
Coronavirus IndiaMay 19, 2020, 5:08 PM IST
After two months of lockdown KSRTC staff conduct pooja before starting bus
Seeking divine blessings, a KSRTC bus driver and conductor performed pooja before starting their assigned bus. The vehicle was in the Mandya depot for the last two months following the lockdown due to coronavirus.
IndiaMar 15, 2020, 3:09 PM IST
Coronavirus outbreak: Bus conductor sets example for all, distributes masks to passengers free of cost
While the entire state of Karnataka is battling the coronavirus outbreak, one of the state bus conductors named ML Nadaf has been distributing masks free of cost to passengers in his bus