Articles tagged under: GSRTC

Ashok Leyland bags GSRTC order for supply of 1290 Buses

March 08, 2019
Ashok Leyland bags GSRTC order for supply of 1290 Buses

Chennai: Ashok Leyland, flagship arm of the Hinduja Group, and India’s largest Bus manufacturer, today announced that it had bagged an order from GSRTC (Gujarat State Roadways Corporation) for 1290 buses. This order comes closely on the back of 2580 bus orders received from various state transport undertakings recently. Ashok Leyland is currently the 4th largest manufacturer of buses in the world and India’s largest bus manufacturer. This order would further consolidate its leadership...Read More

Gujarat govt. OKays 7th pay panel for GSRTC employees

March 06, 2019
Gujarat govt. OKays 7th pay panel for GSRTC employees

Gandhinagar:Gujarat government has today OKayed wage hike as per the 7th pay panel recommendations for GSRTC employees with effect from 1st April 2018. DeshGujaratRead More

GSRTC strike concludes

February 22, 2019
GSRTC strike concludes

Gandhinagar: The common forum representing three unions of Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation(GSRTC) employees late in the evening today agreed to end the mass casual leave strike agitation. GSRTC bus operations will resume with effect from 4.00 am on Saturday. Over 40,000 employees of loss making govt unit were on strike seeking 7th pay panel benefits. The government however was of opinion that loss making PSUs must not be availed 7th pay panel benefits. GSRTC union leaders howeve...Read More

Gujarat govt. forms 3-minister panel for solution of GSRTC and primary school teachers strike

February 22, 2019
Gujarat govt. forms 3-minister panel for solution of GSRTC and primary school teachers strike

Gandhinagar: Gujarat government today in a statement said it has formed a committee of three ministers regarding ongoing agitation and strike of primary school teachers and Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation(GSRTC) employees. The committee includes Dy CM Nitin Patel, transport minister RC Faldu and education minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama. This committee will hold talks with agitating employees and bring solution to issues for which the employees are on strike. It's worth noting that...Read More

Loss making GSRTC staff on mass leave seeking pay hike as per 7th pay commission

February 21, 2019
Loss making GSRTC staff on mass leave seeking pay hike as per 7th pay commission

Ahmedabad: Over 40,000 employees of loss making Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) are on mass casual leave today, seeking solution to their long pending demands, including the implementation of the Seventh Pay Commission recommendations. The agitation has resulted into disruption in service since midnight. Various unions of GSRTC have joined hand to form a coordination committee to press for solution before Lok Sabha elections are announced and model code of conduct is ef...Read More

PAAS leader and Hardik’s close aide Nikhil Savani surrenders in ST bus torching case

February 20, 2019
PAAS leader and Hardik’s close aide Nikhil Savani surrenders in ST bus torching case

Surat: PAAS leader and close aide of Congress backed Hardik Patel today surrendered in a local court here in connection with a case pertaining to rioting, damage to the public property and arson after which he was sent to Lajpore central jail under judicial custody. The case was lodged in Sarthana police station here in 2016 after burning of a ST bus by mob. His advocate Yashwant Vala said that his client was willing to surrender before the crime branch here but as a senior poli...Read More

GSRTC launches 25 new buses on Ahmedabad – Gandhinagar ‘Vikas route’

February 05, 2019

Gandhinagar: Capital Gandhinagar is located more than 20 kms away from core areas of the city of Ahmedabad. The rail service between two cities is just token and not effective. Gandhinagar phase of Metro rail project has been shelved for now due to lack of viability. The only mode of connection between two cities is surface transport. So far as mass transport is concerned, Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) operates buses between two cities. While going to Gandhinagar using thi...Read More

Rupani announces discount on online booking of GSRTC bus tickets

January 23, 2019
Rupani announces discount on online booking of GSRTC bus tickets

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today announced discount on Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation(GSRTC) bus tickets when payment is done digitally online. Rupani announced 6% discount on premium Volvo bus tickets and 4% discount on non-premium bus tickets if booking is done online and payment is done digitally. Rupani made this announcement while addressing a function to distribute appointment letters to 1954 newly recruited conductors of GSRTC. 33% of those recruite...Read More

GSRTC Volvo bus service from Ahmedabad to Varanasi, Haridwar, Goa, Shirdi

January 23, 2019
GSRTC Volvo bus service from Ahmedabad to Varanasi, Haridwar, Goa, Shirdi

Gandhinagar: Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) is launching today three new interstate Volvo luxury passenger bus services to six states including Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Maharashtra and Goa. Ahmedabad - Varanasi bus will have Rs. 3315 fare. The bus will leave Ahmedabad at 8.00 am and reach Varanasi on third day at 5.30 am. Ahmedabad - Hardwar bus will attract Rs. 2696 ticket fare. It will leave at 11.00 am and reach Hardwar next day at 5.00 pm. Ahmedabad - Goa bus wi...Read More

ST bus driver suffers heart attack in running vehicle, dies

January 04, 2019
ST bus driver suffers heart attack in running vehicle, dies

Nadiad: A driver of ST bus today died of heart attack which happened while he was driving the vehicle in Kheda district of central Gujarat. Police said that 43 year old Dinesh Vasaiya was driving an ST bus on Nadiad-Godhara route when he suffered the heart attack. After feeling the intense pain in his chest he stopped the bus near Bhavans college in Dakor. He fainted soon after. He was taken to hospital by the bus conductor where he was declared brought dead. There were ...Read More