Mangalore, Sep 13, 2011 : The Regional Transport Authority (RTA) has revised bus fare for express and private buses. P. Bhaskar Salian, the secretary of the Kanara Bus Owners’ Association, and K. Rajavarma Ballal, its president, have announced that bus fares will be hiked with effect from September 15.
While the earlier fares of Rs. 5 and Rs. 9 for the first two stages of 0.1 – 6.5kms and 6.6 – 13kms, respectively remain the same, the tariffs for the later stages have been raised from Rs. 0.50 to Rs. 1, Rs. 2, Rs. 2.50, and Rs. 3.
The office bearers also said that bus fare will also be similarly hiked in Udupi.