Bus entrepreneurs against Sajha bus service in Bhaktapur

The transport entrepreneurs in Bhaktapur district have threatened that they would not allow Sajha buses to provide its service in the district.

Warning of halting the transport service in all rural areas in the district if Sajha buses are allowed to operate in the district, the transport entrepreneurs tried to impose a syndicate, according to RSS reports.

At a news conference organised by the East of Koteshwor Transport Coordination Committee at Rafat Media Club on Monday, they told media that they would shut down the bus service in 17 different routes of the district if Sajha Yatayat launched its bus service in the district.  337 buses are said to operate in those routes.

“Committee has been making preparation to operate bus services with the facilities equal to Sajha buses”, Chairman of the Bhaktapur Minibus Service Committee, Gyanendra Maharjan said. “Preparation wis on to launch 40 new buses.” RSS