Odisha Govt increases Bus Fare across all Categories
Following the increase in oil prices, the Odisha government hiked the bus fare of all categories on Monday.
The Transport Department of the state government hiked the prices under the automatic fare adjustment mechanism.
According to the Transport Department, the fare of the ordinary buses has been hiked from 59 paise per km to 60 paise per km while the Express buses would charge 63 paise per km instead of 62 paise per km.
Similarly, the commuters traveling in Deluxe buses will have to pay 84 paise per km instead of 82 paise per km and the cost of the AC Deluxe buses would be Rs 1.05 per km instead of Rs 1.03 per km.