CTU News

Around 42 % unused inter-state permits, shortage of buses add to CTU’s bumpy ride

CTU has 150 permits to ply on different routes in the neighbouring states, but only 87 of them are being used at present.

Clipping Power Grid’s CTU role to level the playing field

PGCIL, as CTU, was responsible for wheeling of power generated by producers.


Day 1 of bus workers’ strike: Chaos at ISBT,long route commuters stranded

The Haryana government said it would refund the money to those who had booked their tickets in advance.

Mohali railway station in a shambles,lacks basic amenities,food services

The station has failed to satisfy passengers even seven years after its inception,mainly due to the poor infrastructure and lack of facilities.

Commuters hit as CTU strike keeps buses off roads

City commuters who use CTU buses daily were left at the mercy of the auto rickshaw drivers as more than 300 local buses operated by the Chandigarh Transport Undertaking remained off road for six hours on Thursday after CTU workers went on strike again. Passengers were found waiting at ISBT 43 and ISBT 17 for […]

Travel to become costlier: CTU likely to hike bus fares by 40%

The UT Administration is likely to increase the fares of Chandigarh Transport Undertaking (CTU) buses plying in the city. CTU has drafted a proposal for the hike and will send it for approval to officials concerned.



Set up e-Sampark facility in Panchkula too,say residents Panchkula residents have sought the setting up of e-Sampark facilities in the city on the pattern of Chandigarh. Citizens Welfare Association president S K Nayar said that the usage of e-facilities is necessary to ensure services are delivered to the people on time CTU workers hold protest […]

Gangrape: Accused remanded in judicial custody

A local court on Monday remanded in judicial custody three engineering students who had allegedly raped a 17-year-old girl on Saturday on the road to Saketri.

UT to add 15 more buses for govt students

The Chandigarh Administration has decided to add 15 more buses to its fleet of common school buses,which will ply exclusively for government schools.

Afternoon bus service set to start for govt schools

Education department officials attribute the delay in starting the rest of the afternoon buses,however,to the decision to ‘wait out’ the examinations.