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Helpline to be promoted in 3,000 BEST buses

The helpline number, which was launched five years ago, is only displayed on their official website.

05 Dec 2017 1:34 AM

BEST to pay Rs 86000 to injured victim

The tribunal, while deciding the petition, relied upon the case’s police FIR and panchanama.

04 Dec 2017 1:57 AM

Congress leaders oppose BEST fare hike

Congress leader Ravi Raju demanded BMC shell out Rs 150 crore for BEST.

23 Nov 2017 2:58 AM

SoBo residents to receive property tax exemption

TDLR was a tax collected by the undertaking for almost three years from island city residents.

22 Nov 2017 2:09 AM

Parties play blame game over assets

The state transport corporation has already started it and hence there is nothing wrong if BEST goes that way.

19 Nov 2017 6:14 AM


Depot land may help solve financial crisis

The undertaking plans to commercially exploit its assets in the city and the same will be decided soon.

19 Nov 2017 1:39 AM

BMC to rent pvt buses to reduce BEST losses

BMC tells HC it has initiated process of inviting bids.

19 Nov 2017 1:25 AM

BEST to keep drivers, conductors hydrated

Will provide glucose, energy drinks for on duty staff.

12 Nov 2017 1:59 AM

Mumbai goes green, introduces electric buses to cut down fuel cost, pollution

4 buses were added to the eco-friendly fleet which are to run on routes around CSTM and Churchgate Station.

11 Nov 2017 11:07 AM

Suburbs may also get emission-free buses

Mumbai is the second city in the state to where electric buses run after Nagpur.

11 Nov 2017 1:36 AM


Expenditure a concern for loss-making undertaking

The undertaking reportedly made a loss of around Rs 400 crore in the last financial year.

11 Nov 2017 1:34 AM

Four BEST buses on power trip

New electric buses ply on SoBo routes, two more to arrive next month.

11 Nov 2017 1:32 AM

BEST staff faces music for dirty dancing

11 get notice for dancing with Rs 500 in their mouth.

09 Nov 2017 1:58 AM

BEST bus driver held for sand trader murder

The murder is linked to a monetary dispute between the constable and the trader.

04 Nov 2017 2:17 AM

MMRDA to submit first draft of its plan for ITS this month

Officials are looking into the Quick Response (QR) system and smart cards in order to make it user-friendly.

03 Nov 2017 1:19 AM


BEST holds back Integrated Ticketing System

The delay means the capacity of BEST’s ticket-generating machines has reduced to 50 to 60 per cent.

03 Nov 2017 1:17 AM

Big hurdle: Decreasing commuters

Today, the number of passengers has come down to less than 30 lakh.

27 Oct 2017 12:54 AM

BMC to help revive BEST

Proposal to merge financial budgets passed unanimously in the civic house.

27 Oct 2017 12:51 AM

BEST earns Rs 21 lakh from ticketless travellers in past 4 months alone

The BEST has aggressively targeted ticketless travellers and collected Rs 22 lakh from such commuters from January to April.

14 Oct 2017 3:34 AM

BEST may go for wet lease buses

The move to procure 600 buses was earlier opposed by the BEST committee.

11 Oct 2017 2:39 AM