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White Liveried and Decaled Bengaluru Rounds BMTC Volvo

The unique white BMTC Volvo bus that was used to run “Bangalore Rounds” “Hop On Hop Off” services connecting major landmarks of the city such as shopping malls, parks etc standing at Kempegowda Bus Station (Majestic) running 365N KBS-Narayana Hrudayalaya. The service was discontinued after poor patronage, because who travels in buses when one can use cars? The buses were ...

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Kerala KURTC AC Low Floor Volvo Buses to Kottayam and Alappuzha at Vyttila

KURTC AC “Low Floor” Volvos in the Rain at Night at Vyttila Hub

Kerala Urban Road Transport Corporation (KURTC) is a newly formed subsidiary corporation of the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) to run city and moffussil bus services throughtout Kerala. For this a large number of buses were acquired under the JnNURM scheme, including a sizable number of Volvos. Here are seen two of them, Volvo B7RLE built city buses at the ...

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Group of Orange Volvo low floor city buses at Ernakulam

Kochi’s “Team Oranje” Volvo Low Floor Buses Stand in a Row!

Four of Kochi’s JnNURM Volvo “Low Floor” City buses (B7RLE chassis) take rest standing next to each other in a row at the Ernakulam depot (bus station) on a pleasant evening. The buses are JNK3, JNK6, JNK8 and JNK25. I had taken a ride in JNK25 earlier in the day from South to Vyttila. It definitely pleasing to the eye seeing the ...

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An Orange Livery BMTC Volvo 8400 City Bus in Bangalore

Orange “Circle” Liveried Volvo City Bus in Bangalore

A Volvo 8400 City Bus built on a B7RLE chassis at Manyata Tech Park, Nagawara in Bangalore, India. The bus belongs to the Bangalore Metropolitan Transportation Corporation (BMTC). This orange livery is a rarity with only four buses sporting it, the remaining having the standard red. This bus was intended for a “Hop-on-Hop-off” circular service through the central business district, a ...

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Kerala KSRTC Low Floor AC Volvo bus JNK 27

Kerala KSRTC “Low Floor” Volvo at Muvattupuzha

Kerala State Road Transport Corporation’s (KSRTC) Volvo B7RLE City bus JNK 37 stationed at Muvattupuzha KSRTC bus station on a very hot and sunny afternoon. JNK 37 would service route number 650 to Ernakulam from Muvattupuzha via Kolenchery. Volvo AC buses of the KSRTC are orange in color as opposed to red of the Bangalore ones. They are called “Low Floor ...

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City Volvo (Low Floor AC) Kerala KSRTC Ernakulam

JNK 38 Kerala KSRTC Ernakulam City Volvo 8400

JNK 38 City Volvo bus of the Kerala State Transport Corporation (KSRTC) seen at South (Jos) Junction on a sweaty evening. These bright orange buses were procured by the JNNURM scheme and are run by KSRTC. The bus belings to the Ernakulam City depot. The Volvo 8400 bus is built on a B7RLE chassis and is the same model seen in all ...

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