TSRTC representatives allege that health and local body officials are not taking the necessary measures, like regular sanitisation of buses.
Though there were many passengers in the bus at the time of the incident, the IO did not examine even a single passenger, the officer recently revealed during the court trial.
It may be mentioned here that a number of Covid cases were reported from residential schools and hostels in the recent days.
The duo, including a woman, were attached to the Narsampet bus depot, and were on their way to work.
Govt allots hefty sum of Rs 3,000 crore to the corporation; allots Rs 1,000 crore to Metro.
On Friday, the TSRTC released a statement that the government budget to support the corporation for salaries had been sanctioned and due payments made.
Nearly 100 buses ply daily to towns near the State border from Nizamabad and Adilabad.
55 per cent average occupancy ratio recorded in February; total revenue rises to `263 crore in January as almost all services resume in city
The guidelines have also specified that no immediate suspension or job loss would take place in case of non-issuing of tickets or non-collection of ticket fare.
The locals alerted the authorities who rushed the injured to the Vinukonda government hospital. A case was registered.
These three depots will receive a cash prize of `50,000 each from Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan soon.
The jury evaluated the participants on many parameters, including innovative thought processes adopted.
The Employees Union, led by Raji Reddy, noted that owing to the operation of fewer buses in the State, drivers were being sent off on leave against their will even if they report for duty.
As the passenger occupancy has slightly increased, we have planned to expand the fleet by 111 more buses.
The buses were discontinued as a result of several reasons, including high maintenance costs, supply of the buses and its parts, and bad vehicular security.