1,25,000 Passenger booking buses for pongal
Due to the Pongal festival, people goes to their hometown and government buses have been booked online overll one lakh and 25 thousand passengers.
As a result, the state transport corporations have earned 6 crores 8 lakhs and 82 thousand rupees as ticket fees. There are usually 2 thousand 275 daily buses operated from Chennai to outsiders.
There are 5 thousand 163 additional buses operated for 4 days between january 11 and 14. Similarly, from January 17 to 20, there are 3 thousand 776 buses operated for Pongal festival.