UP authorities pays Rajasthan roadways Rs 19,76,286 for transporting college students from Kota


New Delhi: The UP State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) responded to the Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation (RSRTC) letter in search of cost for facilitating college students from Uttar Pradesh to travel via its buses from Kota to Jhansi and Fatehpur Sikri in Agra districts from April 17 to April 19, within the wake of coronavirus outbreak.

A cost of Rs 19,76,286 via a cheque was made out by the UP authorities in favour of RSRTC on May 5, 2020. It is the quantity of invoice of diesel given by Rajasthan Roadways to UPSRTC for the buses at Kota. The cost was made out to Rajasthan Roadways by UPSRTC.

Earlier, the RSRTC had sought Rs 36,36,664 via RTGS for the companies prolonged to the scholars. Writing a letter to the Uttar Pradesh authorities’s transport division, the RSRTC sought the cost of Rs 36,36,664 via RTGS for the companies prolonged to the scholars. The copy of the letter is given beneath:

Notably, the Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation has transported round 7,500 migrant employees to varied components of the nation via 210 ‘Shramik Special’ buses of within the final 4 days. 

RSRTC chairman Naveen Jain advised PTI {that a} most of 129 buses has been despatched to Uttar Pradesh, 40 to Madhya Pradesh and 31 buses to Uttarakhand for cities like Hathras, Mandsaur, Shivpuri, Morena, and Haridwar, including that three buses have been despatched to Shimla in Himachal Pradesh and about 100 employees of Rajasthan have been introduced again.

“Fifty buses will be sent to bring stranded labourers in Delhi and these buses will leave Delhi in a couple of days with workers of different districts of Rajasthan,” he mentioned, including “Three buses from Pratapgarh depot have reached Yavatmal of Maharashtra to bring 95 labourers of Rajasthan. Similarly, buses are being run to bring 36 workers of Bikaner’s Nokha from Surat and drop 32 workers to Surat.”

On Thursday morning, Rajasthan witnessed 83 extra COVID-19 instances and with three extra deaths, the full variety of instances within the state stood at 6,098, in accordance with the state well being division. The complete coronavirus instances embody 2,527 lively ones and 150 deaths.