Transport minister R Ramalinga Reddy held a meeting with private bus operators for the first time and issued a series of diktats to prevent accidents involving Volvos and other carriages on long-distance trips. On the sidelines of the meeting, the minister spoke to TOI.
How fruitful was the meeting with private bus operators?
The government had never interacted with private bus operators. Perhaps there was no such need because incident like Mahbubnagar and Haveri had not been reported then. They were all cooperative and showed concern towards passenger safety.
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