Arrangements have been made for the Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) buses on Diwali to facilitate the commuters and staff of the corporation.
A spokesperson of the corporation said local buses would not be operated in each unit after 4 pm on November11. The bus service having scheduled departure time after 4 pm will also be leaving at 4pm.
As far as the long route buses are concerned, the maximum bus services would be clubbed by the each unit officer in such a manner that the facility will be available to the public as well as the buses will not be plied empty. Each divisional manager will ensure that at least one night service is available from the important places in the division to Delhi, Chandigarh, Haridwar and Shimla to important places in the division.
He said no Volvo bus service would be operated from the state to other locations on Diwali. The spokesman said all operation would be restored on November 12.