30 hurt as KSRTC bus rams into metro pillar

The bus drivers are also currently admitted to hospital.  A Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation bus lost control and crashed into a metro pillar near Kengeri. Around 30 of the 45 passengers were injured and admitted to Supra, BGS GIMS, and Victoria hospitals. Saiphan, the traffic control in charge at Kengeri Police Station, said that […]

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Reckless and Relentless: BBMP’s garbage trucks cause panic among citizens

In span of a month, three lives have been lost in accidents involving Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) garbage trucks. The Bengaluru City Police are concerned about the ‘reckless’ driving of BBMP garbage trucksthat have claimed the lives of three people in the past month. On Monday night, a BBMP garbage truck ran over a […]

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BMTC Buses: To board or not to board

Riding in public buses in the city still a challenge for many due to high ground clearance and faulty doors. Frequent passengers of the Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) buses are at risk due to rise in passenger fatalities while boarding and alighting. Bus passengers in the city account for around 18 percent of the […]

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