The BMTC has called a tender to lease the fleet through a third party. Souces in the BMTC said, the corporation will lease bus under the central government’s ‘Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of (Hybrid and) Electric vehicles (FAME)’ subsidy programme.
Named after the golden palanquin placed on elephants at Mysuru Dasara and other festive occasions to carry gold idols of deities, the Ambaari Dream Class was recently picked as the winner of the popular CMO Asia Brand Excellence Award-2019 under Supply Chain & Logistics sector.
The burnt KSRTC bus parked in Majestic has a banner introducing the bus, with info about manufacture date, depot the bus belongs to, bus route served and the distance covered by the bus so far in kilometres.
The KSRTC has advised passengers to reserve tickets prior to the date of the journey either through online (www.ksrtc.in) or at computerised KSRTC ticket counters operated at key bus depots across and outside the state.