Welcome to Mysooru News

mysore latest news

Shakti Smart Cards must for women to travel free and here’s where to apply for it

1 min read

Bengaluru: The State government – on Monday – has issued official notification that women must have ‘Shakti Smart cards’ to avail free ride in KSRTC buses that will be implemented from June 11. The free ride facility applies to all KSRTC buses, across its four divisions.

Women can apply for Shakti Smart cards through Seva Sindhu Portal and the process of issuing these cards should be completed within three months, said the notification.

However, until the Shakti smart cards are issued, any government issued identity cards – either State or Centre – can be used to while travelling in buses. The identity cards should have their photograph and their residential address.

Women can avail this facility in KSRTC , BMTC, NWKRC, NEKRTC throughout the State. However, this facility is not available in semi-luxury and luxury fleet of buses.

– Team Mysoorunews

Mysooru News

Share this