Friday, September 29, 2017
Road Transport Corporation has announced Dasara bonanza to the officials to travel free in RTC after retirement.
The RTC management of both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh have jointly taken a decision to this effect. This facility is applicable to those officials who retired prior to June 2, 2015, the date of bifurcation of RTC.
The officials who get the benefit included Depot Manager and above cadre. The official along with his wife/husband can travel free in RTC. However, in premium category buses, the officials have to purchase the ticket.
The Executive Director, Head of the Departments in Telangana can travel in AC buses in city services while it is for Deluxe services in case of Andhra Pradesh. SHO, JSO can travel free of cost in metro deluxe buses in Telangana while it is restricted in deluxe buses in Andhra Pradesh. In both the States, travel in district services in Deluxe buses are free. Retired officials can avail 50% concession in Super Luxury and above category services. On Inter State bus services, retired officials can travel in AC buses like Deluxe/Ultra deluxe services. There is no concession in Telangana bus services up to Deluxe but 50% rebate can be had to travel in super luxury and above category buses in five states up to 50% concession.