MSRTC bus News

Pune: MSRTC partially restores service to Kolhapur, no buses to Sangli

With services halted for days, the Pune division has incurred a loss of Rs 50 lakh in the last few days. The MSRTC’s Kolhapur division has cancelled 29,517 trips from August 1 to August 9, and incurred a loss in revenue of Rs 3.30 crore.

MSRTC staffers go on flash strike over ‘insufficient hike’, hundreds stranded

Commuters from across the state were in for a rude shock on Friday morning, when they reached their respective bus stands only to find out that workers of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) had decided to go on a flash strike.


For four days of staff strike, MSRTC to cut 36 days’ pay

The workers had staged a strike demanding higher wages. “The corporation must realise the hardship they are putting the employees to," Sandeep Shinde of the MSRTC Kamgar Union said.

Women chain snatchers arrested from Thane

All the arrested women are footpath dwellers from Borivali, the police said.

14 injured as two buses collide

The injured were taken to Siddharth Hospital in Goregaon (West).

Undesignated stops add to passengers’ woes

For those travelling by Maharshtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) buses,there is only one break during the long drive between Mumbai and Pune. The 15-minute stop serves as a toilet break,also giving the passengers a chance to grab a quick bite.


12 hurt in blast on MSRTC bus

At least 12 people were injured,four of them seriously, in a mysterious explosion near Latur.

18 injured in explosion in bus near Latur

Eighteen persons suffered burn injuries in a mysterious explosion on Friday night in a state transport bus parked at Nalegaon bus-stand near Latur,about 350 km from Pune.

Mane’s lawyer will not cross-examine witnesses

Lawyer of Santosh Maruti Mane,the MSRTC bus driver who had gone beserk driving a bus killing nine and injuring around 30 people,will not cross-examine witnesses named in the 68 documents submitted by the prosecution before additional sessions judge V K Shewale.

Court Diary: Santosh Mane case adjourned till July 6

Defence lawyer Dhananjay Mande in rogue MSRTC bus driver Santosh Mane's case is likely to decide whether he shall admit or deny the 68 documents filed by the prosecution against Mane on July 6.