The Checking staff of Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation have intensified checking of buses operated in and around Bangalore City to detect ticketless travelling by the passengers. During the Month of September-2014 they have checked 40811 trips and penalized 9613 ticketless passengers by collecting Rs. 16,94,180/- as penalty and booked 5269 cases against conductor’s for their dereliction of duty .
During the aforesaid period the Checking Staff have penalized 2437 male passengers occupying seats reserved for lady passengers & imposed fine of Rs. 2,43,700/- in accordance with KMV Rules 94 r/w section 177 of MV Act 1988.