Bhubaneswar: As the diesel price falls, the State Government slashed bus fares across categories today.
Fare of ordinary and express buses was reduced by 2 paisa per kilometre while fare of deluxe and AC deluxe buses too was reduced by 4 paisa due to falling diesel prices.
As per the revised price, ordinary and express bus will now charge Rs 68 paise per km. Deluxe bus will charge Rs 97 per km and AC Deluxe will take 119 paise per km.
Earlier on November 28, the Government also slashed the price. While ordinary and express bus fares were cut by two paise per km, deluxe and AC deluxe fares were slashed by four paise per km. Notification to this effect was released by the Transport Commissioner.
The revised price will come into force today.