Ticketless passengers fined

 

      BANGALORMETROPOLITAN  TRANSPORT  CORPORATION

CENTRAL OFFICES: BANGALORE

 

             The Checking staff of Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation has intensified checking of buses operated in and around Bangalore City to detect ticketless travelling by the passengers. During period from June-2014 to August-2014 they have checked 97838 trips and penalized 24981 ticketless passengers by collecting Rs. 43, 01,580/- as penalty and booked 13703 cases against conductor’s for their dereliction of duty.

            During  the  aforesaid  period  the  Checking Staff  have  penalized  5274 male passengers  occupying seats  reserved  for  lady  passengers  & imposed  fine  of  Rs. 5,27,400/-  in accordance  with  KMV  Rules  94  r/w  section 177  of   MV  Act  1988.