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MSRTC employees continue strike; bus services shut at all depots

The employees started the indefinite strike from October 28 and intensified it earlier this month

15 Nov 2021 11:40 AM

All MSRTC bus depots shut, but some workshop employees resume work

An official said the corporation is likely to take similar action against more employees

12 Nov 2021 12:37 PM

2 killed in gas tanker-bus collision

Officials said that the tanker carrying liquid ammonia lost control and collided with the bus killing two passengers on the spot.

12 Aug 2019 3:29 AM

State waives fees for drought-hit kids

The government directed the state-owned MSRTC to issue free renewal of passes to students of schools and junior colleges.

02 Aug 2019 3:41 AM

Decline in State Transport bus commuters by 4 crore in past year

According to the MSRTC officer, there were less weddings last year which also affected the number of commuters.

25 Jul 2019 1:46 AM


MSRTC to recruit 4,416 drivers from drought-hit Maharashtra districts

The written exam for the recruitment had already been held, informed Mr Raote.

22 Jun 2019 6:26 AM

BEST strike to continue today

7,000 bus workers and conductors to resume work, claim official.

09 Jan 2019 1:58 AM

KDMC, MSRTC to run 25 extra buses on Sunday

Close to 200 labourers have been deployed to raze Patripul.

18 Nov 2018 1:28 AM

MSRTC receives Rs 607 crore from govt

Corporation’s concessional schemes such as free passes cost it Rs 2K crore annually.

07 Nov 2018 1:42 AM

State transport employees get pay hike, Diwali gift as well

The employees will receive Rs 2,500 while officers of the department will receive Rs 5,000 as a Diwali gift.

23 Oct 2018 2:18 AM


Union: Raote should apologise for comments

The Sanghatana has condemned the minister’s statement.

12 Oct 2018 2:50 AM

Govt declares free bus pass for students

The decision will help 2.18 crore people.

26 Sep 2018 1:54 AM

Bandh bleeds BEST, MSRTC

The MSRTC had plied only seven per cent of its services across the state on Thursday.

11 Aug 2018 1:54 AM

Only 10 per cent MSRTC services were functional

16 buses were damaged, including one bus torched in Nashik.

10 Aug 2018 1:09 AM

MSRTC hikes fares by 18 per cent

The new fares will be applicable from midnight of June 15.

16 Jun 2018 5:26 AM


Shiv Shahi AC buses earn MSRTC Rs 1.71 crore in 10 days

The Shiv Shahi AC sleeper bus departs from Mumbai at 10pm and reaches Ratnagiri at 6am every day. The fare is Rs 872.

13 May 2018 6:26 AM

MSRTC may ask for 12 per cent fare hike

An official of MSRTC, requesting anonymity, said that the diesel price increase was the biggest burden.

20 Apr 2018 1:09 AM

Don’t strike, go to labour court: Bombay HC to MSRTC staff

The bench upheld the submissions by the MSRTC and said that PIL had served its purpose.

21 Feb 2018 5:58 AM

Bus companies reel under losses

Meanwhile, private truck transporters said that they underwent losses to the tune of 2,000 crore across the state.

05 Jan 2018 3:16 AM

Harbour line paralysed for fifth day in a row

Commuters like Manjiri Maindarkar (26), a photographer and a resident of Panvel, were caught in the disruption.

27 Dec 2017 2:53 AM