Buses will run from major cities of the state to other states, buses will be of general and air-conditioned category, facility – Bus service will also start from Rajgir, Gaya, Saharsa, Darbhanga, buses will run for Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Delhi and Madhya Pradesh, Bihar State Road Transport Corporation made its proposal
Buses will operate from major cities of the state including the capital Patna to other states of the country.Bihar State Road Transport Corporation has prepared an action plan for this. The number of buses will also be increased on some routes. The number and route of buses will be decided in the current financial year itself so that the buses will start operating from next year.According to corporation officials, buses are not running from many major cities of the state including Patna to other states of the country.
Even if it is running then its number is very less. While there are many routes where the number of passengers is being seen more. In view of this, the corporation had made an assessment recently. It was found that apart from Patna, there is a need to run more buses from districts like Rajgir, Bodh Gaya, Darbhanga, Saharsa, Buxar, Aurangabad, Chhapra, Muzaffarpur, Siwan, Gopalganj, Bhojpur, Sasaram etc. In this, the need to run more buses especially for the states like Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Jharkhand etc. has been assessed.
The corporation has decided that buses should be run from Patna and other major cities of the state to other states of the country. Its number may exceed 200. The application will be invited soon by the corporation. The corporation will allow private bus owners to operate buses on selected routes. Along with the route, the number of buses will also be decided. According to the officials, the corporation is trying to get bus facility to the people from all the major cities of the state. Apart from normal, the buses to be run will also be of air-conditioned class. Volvo buses will also operate on some routes so that people can travel comfortably.