Tag Archives: Kottayam

Kottayam Ernakulam Limited Stop Private Bus New Body Design Scania

A Private Bus in Kerala with a Custom Built Scania Copy Body

Poornasree is a veteran private bus operator running Limited-Stop private stage carriage bus services between Kottayam and Ernakulam in Kerala. This Poornasree bus, seen resting at Kottayam Nagampadam private bus station one rainy afternoon has a new custom-built body (compliant to AIS-052 standards) that looks like a knockoff of Scania’s trademark Metrolink bus body design. The Kottayam – Ernakulam route ...

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A picture of a colorful sunset at Kodimatha, Kottayam, Kerala, India

A Colorful Sunset at Kottayam

When the sun sets, it paints the sky in a mesmerising palette, in front of which everything else fades to black. The scene of this sunset was a hot late summer evening at Kodimatha in Kottayam, Kerala, India with everything else, including the Chicking outlet turning into black silhouettes in front of the brilliant sunset. The photo has been color-enhanced, but ...

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Kondody Autocraft new AIS-502 complaint bus model for Kondody Motors at Kottayam

Kondody Autocraft’s Newest Bus Model (AIS-052) for Kondody Motors

Kondody Autocraft is Kerala’s most important bus body building undertaking located at Kottayam, Kerala. They build ladder-on-frame bus bodies on chassis for private bus operators. These buses, commonly called the “Kondody Body” are widely seen across South Kerala. They are the only manufacturer (apart from KSRTC) accredited to build buses in compliance with the new AIS-052 code of practice for bus ...

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Kerala KSRTC new Scania Metrolink Multi-Axle (tri-axle) coach bus photo

Kerala KSRTC’s Brand New Scania Metrolink Multi-Axle Bus!

Kerala State Road Transport Corporation’s (KSRTC) brand new Scania Metrolink long-distance Multi (tri) axle coach bus sits basking in the evening sun at Kottayam KSRTC bus station in Kerala awaiting inauguration. The buses have been branded “Garuda Maharaja – The Chariot of Kerala.” This is the first of 18 buses ordered by KSRTC for its long distance services from Kerala ...

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Full length view of Jan Shatabdi Express

Full Length View of the 12082 Jan Shatabdi Express

Freshly painted SR AJJ WAP1 #22041 in full WAP4 livery rests at Kottayam with the 12082 Trivandrum – Kannur Jan Shatabdi Express. The first two coaches are in regular Jan Shatabdi livery while most of the remaining are pasted over with advertisement wraps of different colors for Joy Alukkas jewelers, Madhyamam newspaper and others. The WAP1, with mid-mounted headlamps no less, ...

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Kerala KSRTC's Volvo B9R Multi Axle bus RS788 owned by Kottayam deport running the Bangalore-Kottayam service

Kerala KSRTC Volvo B9R RS788 of Kottayam

A Kerala State Road Transport Corportation’s (KSRTC) Volvo B9R Multi Axle bus running the Bangalore – Kottayam service stands tall, all majestic and elite, at a rest stop between Bangalore and Salem. The bus sports the unique government-registered livery and is one of the 10 recently procured Volvos for running Kerala – Bangalore services. The bus registered RS788 under KSRTC’s scheme ...

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