Bhubaneswar: In a major relief to the owners and staff of buses, Odisha government on Thursday announced that bus services will resume across the State from tomorrow.
Announcing about the decision of the State Government, chief secretary Suresh Chandra Mohapatra informed that the bus services will resume in Category-B districts as well. Nayagarh, Khurda, Cuttack, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Jagatsinghpur, Bhadrak, Balasore, and Mayurbhanj are the districts which have been listed in category B.
However, the bus services in Puri district will resume only after July 25 the Bahuda Yatra.
The buses can operate with seating capacity only.
It is to be noted here that the State government had earlier permitted to run the buses in category-A districts namely Angul, Dhenkanal, Keonjhar, Sundargarh, Jharsuguda, Bargarh, Sambalpur, Deogarh, Kalahandi, Balangir, Nuapada, Sonepur, Ganjam, Gajapati, Kandhamal, Boudh, Koraput, Nabarangpur, Malkangiri, and Rayagada.