BMTC wants to reboot IT plan
Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 9:21 PM
After burning its fingers in the first attempt, the BMTC is going back to the drawing board to rework its IT adoption plan and is looking for a new technology provider to improve its operations. The corporation plans to find a contractor who can install and maintain a new set of ETMs capable of collecting fare through digital wallets or debit/credit cards.
AC bus commuters in Bengaluru may feel the fare hike heat
Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 11:55 AM
The Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation is contemplating an increase in ticket fares for its air-conditioned bus services. Second, a rise in fuel prices has increased operational costs. After a sustained citizens' campaign for lower bus fares in order to incentivize public transport use, the transporter reduced ticket prices on its AC buses by 37%.