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Strike by private buses called off after Kerala CM assures hike in ticket fares soon

March 27, 2022 3:35 pm

The private bus owners have demanded an increase of the minimum fare to Rs 12 and to hike the minimum concessional fare charged for students to Rs 6.

Contractual staff’s stir keeps Punjab Roadways, PUNBUS buses off road for 5th day

September 10, 2021 7:58 pm

Demanding regularisation of their jobs, the employees protested outside the CM’s residence in Siswan on Friday

Bangalore-Kerala private bus services resume; strike called off

July 01, 2019 6:44 pm

The bus operators for their part agreed with the Kerala government that a redressal system to address passenger grievances will be set up for each bus plying on these routes.

Private bus strike affects travel from Bangalore to Kerala, thousands hit

July 01, 2019 6:37 pm

Inter-state bus passengers are now forced to either cancel their trips or to make alternate arrangements to reach various destinations in Kerala using other means - by trains for which tickets need to be booked much in advance or by flights paying a huge sum.

Private bus operators in Kerala end strike after meeting CM Pinarayi Vijayan; commuters relieved

February 20, 2018 12:41 pm

The stir began on Friday after private bus owners demanded minimum fares to be raised to Rs 10 from the current Rs 7, and student concession fare to be hiked to Rs 2 from Re 1 currently.

DTC Strike: Buses back on roads after govt deal with murdered driver’s family

May 13, 2015 1:23 am

Govt also invokes essential services Act; strike political, says minister.

Road rage: DTC murder accused, mother in custody; strike hits commuters

May 12, 2015 11:09 am

Unions claim almost all DTC buses were off roads, Delhi Metro sees ridership jump by 2 lakh

Kolkata bus bodies to go ahead with strike

September 10, 2013 3:44 am

Transport Minister Madan Mitra Monday hinted trouble for those participating in the proposed bus strike on September 19 and 20.

3,000 trainee employees sacked as bus strike enters second day

September 14, 2012 6:14 pm

An equal number of employees who had already passed the tests are recruited.

AMTS strike: 200 state transport buses,crew roped in for help

April 26, 2010 2:23 am

Bus commuters in the city had a hard time on Saturday when 100 private bus drivers joined the strike of temporary and contractual workers of the Ahmedabad Municipal Transport Service (AMTS).