Mumbai’s loss making BEST Undertaking, the city’s public bus transport unit has massively slashed its fares to regain falling ridership.
Its now among the cheapest bus rides in India ! For the first 5 kms commuters in Mumbai are paying just Rs. 5/- to ride in a BEST bus.
Earlier BEST charged Rs. 8/- per 4 kms.
The public bus transport unit loses over 2 crore rupees every single day. Mumbai’s civic administration has sanctioned Rs. 600 crore to bail out the bleeding service.