Private bus strike demanding fare hike on November 20
Thrissur: The private bus operators in the state will stage a strike on November 20, citing various demands including fare hike. In a press meet held here, Bus Operators Federation said that if their demands are not met with, they will go on an indefinite strike.
The main demand of the bus operators is to increase the minimum fare from Rs 8 to Rs 10. They also demanded to increase the student concession to 50 percent.
Formation of new motor vehicle act and providing student concession in KSRTC buses are the other demands raised by them.