Saturday, Dec 03, 2022

Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation


Bengaluru transport body to deploy 100 Bharat Stage VI-compliant buses soon

December 20, 2021 6:32 pm

🔴 The BMTC has given an order of 565 BS VI buses to the private transport company. The corporation is procuring the vehicles with the support of the state government.

Bengaluru: BMTC imparts self-defence training to women employees

September 28, 2021 7:18 am

“All our employees will also be offered classes on gender sensitisation, self-assertiveness, legal knowledge, counselling skills and public speaking,” the official added.

BMTC to launch 90 electric buses in Bengaluru by October

August 16, 2021 6:13 pm

Officials said JBM Auto Limited, an automobile manufacturing company headquartered in Gurugram, will despatch the 90 mini electric buses at a cost of Rs 130 crore.

Bengaluru Metro to install Automatic Fare Collection system by March

January 30, 2020 8:24 pm

According to the BMRCL officials, the Namma metro will install new upgraded Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) gates at the station by March.

Bengaluru to get eight transit hubs for integration between bus, metro and rail networks

November 20, 2019 6:41 pm

The Directorate of Urban Land Transport (DULT) has identified eight locations in the peripheral areas in North, South, East, and West directions to the Bengaluru city.

Explained: How Bengaluru hopes to decongest traffic with its bus priority lanes

November 17, 2019 8:59 pm

The BMTC will operate 835 buses, including 350 AC buses, on the priority lane. According to civic officials, the route covers 12 high-density corridors.

Bangalore's Baiyappanahalli railway station to be developed on par with international airports

June 10, 2019 11:22 am

According to the IRSDC blueprint, the main building of the station will be in the shape of a butterfly with integrated courtyards and roof gardens in a bid to promote the concept of 'Garden City' in Bangalore.

Man who accused police of extortion arrested for pick pocketing

October 01, 2014 9:55 pm

The police claimed that Javed had confessed that his gang robbed a passenger on route number 215.

Pro Kannada groups call for Bangalore bandh on Thursday; private schools, colleges shut

July 30, 2014 9:24 pm

The other opposition party in Karnataka, the Janata Dal Secular is not scheduled to support the bandh.

BMTC urges extension of electric bus trial period

May 10, 2014 9:22 am

The electric bus is said to have received positive reviews from commuters over its comfort, non-polluting features and ambience.