PMPML staff to start homage fund for kin of colleagues who die on duty

According to the proposal of PMPML employees, the ‘Shraddhanjali’ (homage) fund will be created by deducting Rs 50 from each employee’s salary of the particular month.

PMPML board proposes Rs 4.5-crore fine on suppliers over delayed buses

The proposal says that the firms are liable to pay a total of Rs 4.5 crore to PMPML at a rate of Rs 10,000 per bus per day or 10 per cent of the price of the bus.


Pune: 17-year-old held for selling forged bus passes to schoolkids

The juvenile, who is a resident of Vadgaon Sheri, was detained after the police laid a trap with the help of the PMPML.

3 months after PMC asks PMPML to remove hoardings from BRT shelters, still no action

It’s been almost three months since and the “unauthorised hoardings” put at various BRT bus stops without having requisite permission from the sky sign department in Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad are still intact.

Audit report: ‘PMPML should recover most of its operational costs from ticket fares’

In the audit report of PMPML for 2017-18, the chief auditor of Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has pointed out the need to boost revenue collection and take neccessary steps to reduce losses.

A major challenge for PMPML: Lakhs in loose change and bank’s refusal to accept it

Of PMPML's average daily revenue of Rs 1.5 crore, which is earned from the sale of tickets and passes, about one to two per cent comes in the form of loose change.


Pune: PMPML chief visits Pimpri to ensure smooth operation on BRTS

The Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) and PMPML need help from traffic police to ensure smooth functioning of the BRTS route.

Pune: Probe launched into ‘harassment of PMPML passenger by cops’

Pune Police Commissioner Rashmi Shukla has ordered an inquiry into allegations that a few police officers had misbehaved with a passenger of the Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Limited (PMPML) bus.

Pune: After nine months at helm of PMPML, IAS Tukaram Mundhe transferred to Nashik

He had taken a series of contentious decisions, including a fare hike; Did my best to turn around PMPML, says Mundhe.

PMPML to stop rewarding passengers for reporting drivers

As per the numbers available with the PMPML, in 2014, only seven such complaints were reported. The number went up to 16 in 2015, and 37 in 2016.