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Bhubaneswar: Odisha government hiked bus fares across all categories under the automatic fare adjustment mechanism on Wednesday.
While the fares of ordinary and express buses were hiked by 1 paise per km, the fare of deluxe and AC deluxe buses were increased by 2 paisa per km.
With the implementation of the increased fare, the travelers of ordinary buses will now have to pay 65 paisa per km against 64 paisa. Likewise, the commuters traveling in express buses have to pay 68 paisa per km instead of 67 paisa.
Similarly, the deluxe category buses will now charge 91 paisa per km which was 89 paisa earlier. The AC Deluxe buses will charge Rs 1.13 paisa instead of the existing Rs 1.11 paisa per km.