Bhubaneswar: Bus fares across all categories were hiked today under the automatic fare adjustment mechanism on account of rising fuel prices.
The fares of ordinary and express buses were increased by 2 paise per km and deluxe and AC deluxe buses by 4 paise per km.
The fare for ordinary buses will be now 72 paise per km as against 70 paise per km and the fare for express buses has become 75 paise per km from 73 paise per km.
Similarly, the deluxe category buses will charge Rs 1.05 as against Rs 1.01 per km. The bus fare for AC deluxe buses will be now Rs 1.27 from Rs 1.23 per km.