Rajasthan Govt to provide free bus passes to winner teachers

The Rajasthan Government has extended to the national and state award winner teachers, facility of concessional journey in State Road Transport Corporation buses. As per the decision, the award winner teachers will be entitled to rebate of 50 per cent in the fare to travel in the roadways run ordinary and express buses within the state, an official spokesman said here last night.
This concession would not be available for travel by Deluxe and/or Volvo buses, the spokesman clarified. Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has announced the government's intention of according concessional journey facility to these teachers at the state level teachers' day function on September 5 last, he recalled.