92 school buses running without fitness: RTO
Regional Transport Officer Siri Anand announced that there are 92 school buses in Rajamahendravaram revenue division,
Rajamahendravaram: Regional Transport Officer Siri Anand announced that there are 92 school buses in Rajamahendravaram revenue division, which are running without fitness certificates (FCs) as on July 27. Out of these buses, 27 belong to Koundinya Educational Society and 9 of Narayana Educational Society.
Addressing a press conference here on Wednesday along with Motor Vehicle Inspector M Sainath, she said that when RTA squads are taking up regular drives and asking for fitness certificates, the drivers of the respective school buses are failing to produce the same.
She added that teams are seizing at least three EIBs (Educational Institution Buses) everyday, for not having fitness certificates. She maintained that they werere not only seizing the bus but also imposing a fine of Rs 5,000 for not producing the FC.