At present BMTC is issuing different types of monthly passes for the benefit of travelling public.
Government of India has withdrawn the transaction of Rs. 500 and 1000 notes with effect from 08.11.2016 and introduced new notes for transaction. It was permitted to accept the withdrawn notes of Rs.500 and Rs.1000/- till 14.11.2016 from the commuters travelling in Government buses. At present, Government of Indian extended that provision till 24.11.2016.
In this background, while traveling in BMTC buses travelling commuters are facing lot of change problem. To overcome this problem and in the interest of travelling commuters BMTC is issuing special 10 day passes of Rs. 500/- temporarily which is valid from 15.11.2016 to 24.11.2016.
Further, public can obtain these passes by paying the existing currencies of different denominations and can also obtain by paying Rs.500 and Rs.1000/- notes which are withdrawn from GOI. Commuters are allowed to travel unlimited in all ordinary services except in Air Conditioned services. Commuters can avail these passes by providing photo copy of their IDs viz .,Aadhar card, Driving License, Voter ID, Pass Port, NREGA Card, PAN card or any Identity card issued by the Government and also commuters should possess any above mentioned ID cards while travelling.