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Maharashtra: Staff not paid for 3 months MSRTC to keep depots as collateral, raise Rs 2,000 cr

October 31, 2020 2:23 am

Sources said the MSRTC has suffered losses of around Rs 3,500 in the last six months due to the lockdown and the salaries of the staff have not been paid for three months.

MSRTC to operate special buses for MHT-CET and UPSC aspirants

September 28, 2020 11:59 am

At least 5.3 lakh candidates have registered for MHT-CET of which 2.8 lakh candidates have registered for the PCB group and 2.5 lakh for the PCM group. There are a total of 180 examination centres in 36 districts in the state.

MSRTC buses to resume inter-district operations from today

August 20, 2020 3:17 am

After being suspended for over five months, passengers will be able to make online reservations for the bus services that will resume operations in phases across the state. The passengers will not require an e-pass for their travel that was earlier mandatory.

Pune: MSRTC starts intra-district bus services on 40 routes at 50 per cent capacity

August 09, 2020 1:05 pm

Owing to the lockdown, MSRTC has suffered huge financial losses. The state Transport department had sought a Rs 1,000-crore financial assistance from the Centre to tide over the crisis.

Maharashtra: To generate revenue, MSRTC to convert 18,500 diesel buses to LNG

June 27, 2020 2:41 am

The conversation of buses will be followed with measures like route rationalisation, commercial exploitation of its land and increasing its freight movement to make its operations across the state viable.

Maharashtra: Not yet paid, MSRTC announces 50% cut in May salary for over 1 lakh employees

June 24, 2020 11:43 pm

With its passenger services completely shut since March 23, it was only on May 21 that the MSRTC entered the freight segment and began transporting goods in its trucks with the first delivery of mangoes from Ratnagiri to Mumbai.

MSRTC to convert 330 old buses to ferry goods

June 13, 2020 3:25 am

The modified buses will be added to MSRTC’s existing fleet of 300 trucks and 72 buses presently used for ferrying goods from across 250 depots in the state.

Packed roads, traffic jams lead to delays on bus routes; hundreds cancel MSRTC tickets

October 28, 2019 12:52 pm

With a considerable number of vehicles ferrying passengers out of the city to celebrate Diwali in their hometowns, officials said hundreds of buses were delayed from various stations in Pune.

In a first, MSRTC to recruit women drivers

August 04, 2019 12:20 pm

According to MSRTC officials, 150 women have successfully passed the documentation process and have been selected for the job.

After PMPML buses, now Maharashtra transport utility’s Shivshahi bus catches fire

January 07, 2019 3:06 am

There were no passengers when the incident took place. While Shivshahi buses are under the scanner for being involved in too many road accidents, this is the first time a bus has caught fire