Belagavi : The bus services which recommenced from last Tuesday getting a poor response from commuters.
REASON : Though people going bus stand were cancelling their journey and going back as they were not getting guarantee by the transport department, which was one of the prime reasons people to cancel the journey.
To drag the commuters, not only the bus crew, but also the administrative staff shouting the destiny, its via stops, departure timing etc, people asking several question and going back after knowing there may or may not be return trip.
After relaxation in lockdown, the NWKSRTC restarted running buses to few busy routes from May 19 with 223 buses and on May 20 with 210 buses. As much as 117 buses from bus stand took back to depots for no commuters on Wednesday.
BUS STAND, BUSES CLEANED
Started services after almost remaining off the road for 55 days, the NWKSRTC cleaned the bus stands and buses and sanitised. The buses will not be on road after 7pm to 7am. Buses will be off the road on Sundays.