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Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation

Fire breaks out at MSRTC's Shivneri luxury bus garage in Pune, rescue ops on

A fire broke out at the garage of Shivneri luxury buses of Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation in Pune on Wednesday. Two fire tenders and two water tankers have reach the site for rescue operations.

Mar 20, 2019, 12:08 PM IST

MSRTC bus fare hike to come into effect from midnight

An MSRTC statement said fares were hiked due to unavoidable circumstances resulting out of rising fuel prices and employees' wage bills.

Jun 15, 2018, 19:20 PM IST

MSRTC strike called off, state bus services to resume

All state bus services are expected to resume by Saturday morning. 

Oct 21, 2017, 07:36 AM IST

Bombay HC holds MSRTC strike illegal, orders resumption of duty

Over one lakh MSRTC employees went on an indefinite strike on Tuesday, demanding a salary hike in accordance with the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission.

Oct 20, 2017, 23:33 PM IST

Maharashtra: MSRTC employees refuse to call off stir, daily commuters troubled

Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) employees' ongoing strike for demanding the implementation of 7th pay commission entered its third day on Thursday.

Oct 19, 2017, 10:50 AM IST

Maharashtra: MSRTC employees continue strike for higher pay, Diwali travel plans hit

MSRTC employees are demanding implementation of the 7th Pay Commission and an interim hike of 25 percent in their salary.

Oct 18, 2017, 09:02 AM IST

Ahead of Diwali 2017, Maharashtra bus services hit by MSRTC strike

Ahead of Diwali 2017, MSRTC employees went strike affected lakhs of passengers in the state

Oct 17, 2017, 08:40 AM IST

Maharashtra govt mulls raising compensation for kin of accident victims

Maharashtra Transport Minister Diwakar Raote on Tuesday said the state government was considering a proposal to increase the amount of compensation to kin of victims in accidents involving state transport buses from Rs three lakh to Rs 10 lakh.

Jul 21, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

MSRTC plans to launch mobile app, onboard food facility

In order to improve passenger amenities, Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) is planning to introduce a mobile application for bookings, on-board food facilities among others.

Jun 26, 2015, 14:12 PM IST

Maharashtra govt to pay Rs 1 crore to MSRTC for transporting prisoners

The Maharashtra government has decided to pay the state road transport corporation Rs 1.01 crore as charges for transporting jail staff and prisoners between 2006-07 and 2013-14.

Feb 27, 2015, 13:44 PM IST

PIL challenges 15 p surcharge in bus fare collected since 1971

The Bombay High Court has directed the Maharashtra government to file its response by January 24 on a PIL challenging collection of 15 paise surcharge on bus fare from every passenger for relief of Bangladesh refugees since 1971.

Jan 14, 2014, 15:26 PM IST