By: Pune Pulse
October 30, 2023
Pune: The state of Maharashtra is currently experiencing heightened tensions as a result of the Maratha reservation movement.
To ensure the safety of citizens, authorities of State Transport (ST) buses have taken the precautionary measure of cancelling nine buses departing from Shivaji Nagar in Pune to Beed, as well as nine buses heading to Latur.
The ongoing Maratha agitations have raised concerns about the possibility of vandalism and unrest, particularly targeting ST buses. Given the volatile nature of the situation, officials have prioritized the safety and well-being of the commuters, leading to the decision to cancel these bus services.
Dnyaneshwar Nanavare, Senior Manager of the Shivaji Nagar depot, provided information about this decision, emphasizing that it has been made in light of the current circumstances to safeguard the lives of the citizens.