Women who have made advance booking of tickets online on the day of Rakshabandhan. Their ticket money will be sent to the account within the next three days i.e. 72 hours.
Raksha Bandhan Gifts by Yogi Adityanath Govt in Uttar Pradesh.
On the occasion of Raksha Bandhan, the government in Uttar Pradesh has decided to provide sisters to brothers free of cost! In fact, on the occasion of Rakshabandhan, the festival of brother-sister love, women will be able to travel for free in roadways buses on August 22. The government has given the gift of free travel in all categories of buses of Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (Roadways).
Under this, women will be able to travel free of cost in roadways buses from 12 noon on 21st August to 12 noon of 22nd August. This facility is being provided to women by the state government.
Fare will not be charged from female passengers.
On the instructions of Uttar Pradesh Transport Corporation Managing Director Dheeraj Sahu, Additional Managing Director Sarneet Kaur Broka has sent instructions to all the regional managers, service managers, assistant regional managers of the state for free travel for women and sisters on the occasion of Rakshabandhan. .
Women and sisters will be able to travel for free on the occasion of Rakshabandhan in all classes of Transport Corporation from 12 midnight of 21st August to 12 midnight of 22nd August. During this time, fare will not be charged from women passengers.
Route plan ready for operation of buses.
The Transport Corporation administration has prepared a route plan for the districts around Lucknow. Where most women and sisters go to tie Rakhi on the festival of Rakshabandhan. Under the instructions of CM Yogi Adityanath, it is the effort of the Transport Corporation administration that on the festival of Rakshabandhan, women should be easily transported to the destination.
Transport Corporation will give more preference to long distance services as well as district services running from Lucknow. So that women travelers going to the surrounding districts do not face any kind of problems.
Those who cut tickets in advance, their money will be refunded.
Women who have made advance booking of tickets online on the day of Rakshabandhan. The roadways administration will send their ticket money to the account within the next three days i.e. 72 hours. Compliance with the guidelines of covid-19 will be ensured during the smooth and safe travel of women. Passengers will be seated according to the seat capacity in each bus.
In case of excess of passengers, additional buses will be operated at a faster speed. On the day of Rakshabandhan, both the general passenger and the female passenger will travel in the bus. Adequate provision of Electronic Ticket Machine (ETM) is not available. Therefore, manual tickets will be made in all buses for free travel. Whose entry will be made in the route sheet.