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Rider killed as KSRTC bus rams into bike
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Rider killed as KSRTC bus rams into bike

July 29, 2019

Mysuru: A two-wheeler rider was killed on-the-spot when a KSRTC bus rammed into the bike he was riding near MUDA Circle on JLB Road here yesterday morning. The deceased is Ravi (23), a resident of Mahadevapura near J.P. Nagar in city, who was working as a labourer. Yesterday morning, Ravi was proceeding from Kautilya Circle…

KSRTC’s luxury bus to Mumbai
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KSRTC’s luxury bus to Mumbai

June 10, 2019

Mysuru: In an effort to provide more comfort to long distance passengers, the Mysuru Rural Division of KSRTC has introduced Airavat Ambari Dream Class Inter-State bus service from Mysuru to Mumbai starting from today. Earlier, the KSRTC was operating Airavat Club Class luxury service between Mysuru and Mumbai. Starting from today, the Airavat Ambari Dream…

Pedestrian killed while crossing road in Mysuru
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Pedestrian killed while crossing road in Mysuru

May 12, 2019

Mysuru: A 56-year-old pedestrian, who was crossing the road, was killed on the spot, when a Nanjangud bound KSRTC bus rammed into him on Mysuru-Nanjangud Road near Gundurao Nagar yesterday night. The deceased is Subramanya, a Pourakarmika, working on contract basis at the MCC and a resident of Pourakarmika Colony in Vidyaranyapuram. Yesterday at about…

Bus transporting EVMs catches fire
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Bus transporting EVMs catches fire

April 19, 2019

Mysuru: A KSRTC bus transporting EVMs to a de-mustering centre in city after polling for Lok Sabha polls ended yesterday, caught fire causing tension for some time on Thursday evening. The KSRTC bus was transporting EVMs from Booth Nos. 242 and 245 in Chamundeshwari Assembly segment of Mysuru-Kodagu Lok Sabha Constituency to the de-mustering centre…

Bus-tipper collision
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Bus-tipper collision

October 29, 2018

Hanagodu: Over 35 passengers had a providential escape this morning when a KSRTC bus in which they were travelling collided with a tipper near Bilikere Bus Stop. The impact of the accident was such that the tipper overturned and the bus driver was thrown out of the bus while an alert passenger sat on the…

Pesestrian killed as bus rams into house
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Pesestrian killed as bus rams into house

September 24, 2018

Malavalli: In a bizarre road mishap, a pedestrian was killed while four others were injured when a KSRTC bus rammed into a roadside house at Malavalli town early  this morning. The deceased has been identified as Mahadevu (45), working as a waterman at Malavalli town. The KSRTC bus was proceeding from Kollegal to Bengaluru at…

Expect 18 percent hike in KSRTC bus fares
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Expect 18 percent hike in KSRTC bus fares

September 5, 2018

Bengaluru: Following a steep hike in diesel prices in the last few days, the State Government has proposed to hike bus fares of State Road Transport Corporations by 18%. The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) and other regional transport Corporations have incurred a loss of Rs.186 crore during the last three months owing to…

Woman robbed of Rs. 1.80 lakh cash in KSRTC bus
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Woman robbed of Rs. 1.80 lakh cash in KSRTC bus

July 31, 2018

Mysuru: Beware if you are travelling in a crowded bus and if you are carrying a bag don’t ever hand it over to the people who are sitting. You might lose cash and valuables kept inside the bag as criminals will be watching your every move.   A woman learnt her lesson in a hard…

Wheel detaches from the moving bus
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Wheel detaches from the moving bus

July 19, 2018

Chamarajanagar: About 40 passengers, travelling in a KSRTC bus to Mysuru from Chamarajanagar, had a close shave when a rear wheel got detached from the moving bus near Badanakuppe village in the taluk yesterday. The KSRTC bus (KA-10 F-0140) left for Mysuru from Chamarajanagar at about 1.15 pm and when the bus crossed Badanakuppe village,…

KSRTC bus fatally knocks down motorcyclist
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KSRTC bus fatally knocks down motorcyclist

July 5, 2018

Mysuru: A bike rider was killed on-the-spot when the motorcycle he was riding (KA-45 Y-7119) was knocked down from behind by a KSRTC bus (KA-11 F-0421) near Hullenahalli on Mysuru-Hunsur Road this morning. The deceased has been identified as Devarajachari (28), son of Nanjappachari of Madhugiri Koppalu in Hunsur taluk. Devu, who is said to…

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