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No hike in BMTC bus fares; phased resumption of services says Karnataka transport minister

June 10, 2021 8:04 am

The government is not willing to trouble the poor in Covid times by increasing bus charges, said minister Laxman Savadi and promised to look into BMTC's demand for fare-hike once the situation improves.

BMTC workers to protest today over delay in salaries

February 10, 2021 11:13 am

Apart from the delay of salaries, their other demands include provision of weekly leave without any conditions, prioritising work for women staff in the BMTC, and setting up an employee grievance committee.

BMTC's airport bus tickets go online

December 07, 2020 2:23 pm

Seats can be reserved in advance through the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) on or through its mobile App and booking counters.

Bengaluru: BMTC to offer self-defence training for women employees

November 23, 2020 8:17 am

According to the plan chalked out by BMTC, the course will be of 42-hours duration and will be taught over 21 days in 120-minute sessions.

Bengaluru: BMTC employee tests positive for Covid-19, depot sanitised

June 16, 2020 6:27 pm

"The employee had a travel history to Kalaburagi and Vijayapura and was on leave for three days before he got himself tested on June 10 in Bengaluru," an official told

Revamped 'MyBMTC' app a hit among Bengaluru commuters

February 24, 2020 7:14 pm

Now available only in English, the app identifies Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) buses plying on a route and provides the estimated time of arrival (ETA) to reach a bus stop, similar to how the apps developed by taxi aggregators work.

BMTC opens two bus routes from Udayapura, Hulimavu to Bengaluru Airport

February 23, 2020 10:45 am

With the new additions, Vayu Vajra AC Volvo services now operate via 25 routes in total from different parts of Bengaluru to Kempegowda International Airport.

Karnataka transport corporation to operate 300 additional buses during Maha Shivaratri Festival

February 19, 2020 6:22 pm

Special buses from Mysuru Road Bus Station will be exclusively operated towards Mysuru, Hunsur, Piriyapatna, Virajpet, Kushalanagar, Madikeri.

Bengaluru: 4 cars, bus damaged after BMTC Volvo bus loses control

January 10, 2020 10:08 pm

According to the Bengaluru traffic police, the accident happened on East End Road in Jayanagar. A BMTC Volvo bus(KA-57-F-0318) which was heading to BTM Layout from Kempegowda International Airport (KIA).

Bengaluru: 2 dead, 12 injured as BMTC bus crashes into bikes, auto-rickshaws

January 06, 2020 5:26 pm

The driver, who has been arrested, claimed the bus suffered a brake failure. The deceased have been identified as Bylaiah, who died on the spot, and Vishwaradhya, who succumbed in a hospital.