Roadways Bus: If you also travel by roadways buses of Uttar Pradesh Transport, then this news is for you. Uttar Pradesh Transport Department can tell you good news in the coming time.
In fact, recently a few months ago, Uttar Pradesh Transport had increased the fare of roadways buses by 25 paise per kilometer. After which the number of passengers traveling in roadways buses had reduced. Now the transport department is preparing to reduce it.
The fares of Rajdhani buses have been reduced by ten percent. Now the roadways administration is preparing to reduce the fares of its ordinary and AC bus services. In this regard, a proposal will be made by forming a committee under the leadership of the Principal Manager at the Transport Corporation Headquarters. Which will be placed in the next board meeting of the board of directors.
According to the proposal, the fare of ordinary buses can be reduced by seven percent and the fare of AC buses can be reduced by ten percent. In fact, in February this year, it was decided to increase the fare of roadways buses by 25 paise per kilometer. After which the number of passengers from roadways buses started decreasing.
Let us tell you that due to this decision to increase the fare, the roadways suffered a loss of about Rs 77 crore in the last six months. MD Masoom Ali Sarwar took the decreasing number of passengers seriously and held the regional officers responsible and warned of improvement. The committee that has been formed under the leadership of GM Operations will soon submit its proposal to the MD.