Transport min hints at further reduction in bus fares

Bhubaneswar: Odisha’s Transport minister Ramesh Majhi on Saturday said bus fares will be reduced further as diesel prices were cut by Rs 2.25/lt.

The minister added how much the fares will be cut depends upon the report of the Technical Committee.

Notably, the state government this week has reduced the bus fares by Re 1/km to Rs 2/km for different sections of buses following diesel price cut.