By FPJ Bureau
Pending fulfilment of their demands, the BEST union workers had threatened a strike from October 9. But challenging this move, the undert...Read More
By Staff Reporter
“A minor fire erupted in the front tyre of the BEST electric bus. The fire was doused within a few minutes. No casualty was reported,” sa...Read More
Citizens needing one-, two- and five-rupee coins and Rs 10 (coins and notes) and Rs 20 notes, can obtain these from their nearest BEST de...Read More
As such, the buses that used to ply empty now have sufficient passengers. After this, the administration launched a bus app for passenger...Read More
On Tuesday the proposal for bringing another 500 midi AC buses on wet lease was approved. These buses will be brought by January.
The buses have a seating capacity of 21 passengers and an additional 10 passengers as standees can travel. They will ply on the feeder ro...Read More
By Ronald Rodrigues
Mumbai: Last year, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) announced it would issue free bus passes to students of civic schools. Ho...Read More
On Monday, a proposal was tabled and approved by the Standing Committee for giving Rs 400 crore more to BEST.
Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray and Mumbai Mayor Vishwanath Mahadeshwar received the keys of the 10 electric buses from Swaroop at a...Read More
The residents said three bus routes are urgently required from Trombay bus depot to Shatabdi hospital in Govandi East, Anushakti Nagar bu...Read More
Shashank Rao, BEST union leader, said the BEST administration and Shiv Sena have no concerns for the workers, and the workers will contin...Read More
Going back on its assurance, the administration refused to consider the pending demands of the union, as part of the Memorandum of Unders...Read More
Mumbai: Members of the Sanyukta Kamagar Kruti Samiti, which is the union of the Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport undertaking (B...Read More
The strike has been called to press their demands, which include merging of the BEST undertaking budget C with that of BrihanMumbai Munic...Read More
At a meeting between BEST Workers' Union and the administration on Tuesday afternoon at the headquarters of the undertaking in Colaba.
By FPJ Web Desk
BEST Undertaking may become the first in the city to be part of the One Nation One Card ticket.
BEST committee chairman Anil Patankar said they are trying to find out a solution.
BMC is providing financial aid to BEST to overcome losses and debts of Rs2,500 crore. BMC had asked BEST to cut fares and buy buses on le...Read More
In 2017-18, the average power tariff was Rs 8.23 per unit, which was reduced by 24 paise in 2018-19 to Rs 7.99 per unit.
BEST is reeling under financial losses and debts of Rs2,500 cr, whereby banks are not giving any big amounts of loan.