Saturday, Dec 10, 2022

BEST bus


Firm that got BEST e-buses contract has links to Pakistani establishment: Ashish Shelar

March 21, 2022 1:10 pm

While taking part in a discussion on the Budget in the Legislative Assembly, Shelar questioned the procurement of e-buses in BEST’s fleet.

App, smart card launched for convenient bus travel

December 22, 2021 10:24 am

Chalo app will allow commuters to purchase bus tickets and passes through e-wallet. It will provide live bus tracking, and information on how crowded the vehicle is, along with its arrival time.

Mumbai: BEST app, Smart Cards to be launched today

December 21, 2021 9:41 am

The Chalo app will give passengers bus information like its arrival, how congested it is, and also provide tickets digitally. Bus passes will also be available for purchase and renewal through this app and the Smart Card.

Mumbai: How implementing public feedback helped BEST up its passenger count by 1.48 lakh in just eight days

September 08, 2021 7:25 am

BEST said it had 23,77,102 (23.77 lakh) passengers as on August 30 but when it implemented the three new measures based on passenger feedback, the strength increased to 25,25,074 (25.25 lakh).

Mumbai: Rail & road traffic thrown out of gear

June 10, 2021 1:02 am

The BEST buses, too, had to divert routes owing to waterlogging on various roads. Office-goers were stranded for hours in trains, railways stations and roads.

Huge rush for buses, road traffic slow as city unlocks

June 08, 2021 1:19 am

There was a huge rush for BEST and MSRTC buses, which have been allowed to operate with 50 per cent capacity. In several areas, serpentine queues were seen at bus stops.

Mumbai: BJP leader booked for 'detaining' BEST general manager granted anticipatory bail

December 29, 2020 10:20 pm

Bhalchandra Shirsat, who was part of the delegation that entered the BEST office on July 23, got pre-arrest bail after the police gave its no objection.

Mumbai: Seven arrested for assault on BEST employees, damage to bus depot

December 02, 2020 7:49 pm

The passengers of the bus told the bikers that they would be taken to the police station and made them sit in the bus, police said. But later the duo apologised and were allowed to leave.

Maharashtra: 20 wishes for 2020

January 01, 2020 5:59 am

Entering the New Year, Maharashtra has hope, expectations and wishes. The Indian Express draws up a list of 20 wishes in 2020 that may come true if those in power make the right New Year resolutions and live up to them.

Mumbai: BEST to purchase new double deckers

January 01, 2020 5:48 am

According to officials, BEST will initially place an order to procure 50 double decker buses to replace the first batch of buses to be phased out.