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News Karnataka impact: KSRTC slaps notices on TC, conductor; demotes them

News Karnataka impact: KSRTC slaps notices on TC, conductor; demotes them

Mangaluru Admin   ¦    Sep 18, 2013 01:30:00 PM (IST)

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Mangalore: The KSRTC has initiated action against a conductor and TC who had  harassed and offended a lady passenger while travelling in a sleeper coach from Mangalore to Bangalore recently.

News Karnataka impact: KSRTC slaps notices on TC, conductor; demotes them-1

It may be recalled here that News Karnataka had presented an investigative report based on the September 10 night incident when a passenger Sowmya(name changed) who had booked the ticket online was harassed by a conductor who forced her to get down the bus in the night  despite her producing all necessary documents. The lady passenger had later lodged a complaint with KSRTC authorities.

The KSRTC Mangalore Division’s Chief Traffic Manager Mahesh has now served a show cause notice to  TC Gopal Poojari and Conductor Erappa Kolli have been demoted by deputing him to work in KSRTC’s city service buses.