Lucknow : MST (Monthly Season Ticket) of city buses will now be made at Awadh Bus Station in Rajdhani Lucknow. This will not cause students and daily commuters to wander for MST. Till now, to make MST, one had to go round Dubugga and Gomti Nagar depots.
City buses are being operated from platforms 13, 14 and 15 of Awadh bus station located at Kamta, Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation. The city buses now being constructed at Dubugga and Gomti Nagar depots will be built from the MST Awadh bus station. At present, MST is not being made at the Regional Transport Corporation office and Charbagh bus station located on Sapru Marg. In view of this, now MST will be issued with immediate effect from five counters of Awadh bus station. Renovation facility will be available at all counters.
MST of city buses will not be valid in electric buses
The MST of city buses will be valid only in CNG buses. MST will not be valid in electric buses plying in Lucknow. Students and students will have to get the ID of the school and coaching to make MST. Apart from this, a photo and other ID will also have to be brought together.
MST rates for major locations from Avadh bus station
The MST for all routes from Avadh bus station will be around 1740 rupees. Whereas the MST will be made at around Rs 540 for BBD, Rs 1020 for Nishatganj, Rs 780 for GPO and Rs 1020 for Charbagh.
Pallav Bose, managing director of City Transport, said on Friday that schools and coaching institutes have opened. So for the convenience of students and other daily commuters, MST will now be observed with immediate effect at many counters of Awadh bus station.
He informed that soon MST counters will be opened in Charbagh too. This will provide more relief to the people. Till now, MST was made at Dubagga and Gomti Nagar depots.