BMTC officials said that of the 860 AC Volvo buses, less than 50 are currently operational in the city as few passengers now opt for such buses. After restrictions imposed during the second Covid wave were relaxed, BMTC has been operating only 4,800 of its 6,500 buses due to lower demand.
Are buses running in Bangalore now?
While buses are allowed to operate across the state with 50 per cent capacity, Bengaluru metro services will be available during peak hours only on weekdays.
Are buses operational in Bangalore?
The Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) is gradually increasing the number of AC buses to the airport from different parts of the city after restricting services during the Covid-19 pandemic. … With 860 AC airport buses in its fleet, BMTC is currently operating only 110.
Will buses run today in Karnataka?
Bengaluru: As Karnataka eases COVID lockdown restrictions, the state-run public transport corporations will resume operating buses and metro services but with 50 per cent seating capacity from today.
Are buses running tomorrow in Bangalore 2020?
After a week-long lockdown, Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) will start its services for all on Wednesday. The lockdown will not be extended, Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa said today. …
Are Ksrtc buses running today in Bangalore 2021?
Karnataka Unlock News Today July 9, 2021: The KSRTC will resume its services from Bengaluru, Mangaluru, Mysuru and Puttur in the state to select places in Kerala and follow complete Covid-19 protocol.
Are airport buses running today in Bangalore?
BMTC buses running from Bangalore Airport: BMTC has resumed air-conditioned Volvo buses to various locations including Bangalore International Airport on 01 June 2020. … The bus operations are presently restricted to 12 hours, from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM.
Are Ksrtc buses running?
KSRTC resumed its operations a week ago and is ferrying 20-25 of its pre-pandemic passenger load. The government-run corporation is allowed 50% of vehicle occupancy. … However, KSRTC buses are operational in all districts of Karnataka. “We recently resumed services on the Bengaluru-Mysuru route,” he says.
When the buses will start in Karnataka?
With the government of Karnataka easing the covid-19 related curbs Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation decided to resume bus operations from Bengaluru, Shivamogga, Mangaluru and other places of the State to Mumbai, Pune, Miraj, Solapur, Pandharapur and Tuljapur in Maharashtra from 25 June with 50% seating …
Is BMTC bus available in Bangalore?
According to the officer, the BMTC currently runs around 5,200 buses in the city every day. It also operates 120 of the 860 AC buses in its fleet. On Sunday, the BMTC resumed its AC Volvo bus services on six routes, including Bengaluru airport.
Is bus service available in Karnataka?
KSRTC being the pioneer State Road Transport Corporation in India is providing efficient, affordable and reliable transport services in the State of Karnataka. … The transport facilities provided have been progressively improved and consequently the demand for bus services of the Corporation has been increasing.
From when buses will start in Bangalore?
BMTC to resume bus services in Bengaluru from June 21.
Is Ksrtc buses available tomorrow?
The services will adhere to Covid protocol and so standing travel in buses will not be permitted. … Officials said facilities will be provided for ticket booking.
Is BMTC bus pass extended?
The pass must be renewed within this period.
The passing period for free travel of students has been extended in case of opening of schools and colleges. Passes that expire on March 31 will be extended until December 31. The pass must be renewed within this period.