The “AUTO-cratic” rule in Belgaum seems to be never ending. People who once traveled with their parents and who now travel with their grandsons always have a fear of sitting in an auto in Belgaum, because you never know what you will be charged. We have hardly seen the autos plying by the fare meter, […]
It was somewhere around about Feb-2011. It was a beautiful Saturday morning. Time was just half passed nine. I was happy to breath the smell of our lovely Belgaum. Rani Chennamma was late that day by 15min, but that didn’t matter as landing in Belgaum makes u forget everything. My house was just 15 minutes […]
The Auto drivers yesterday in a meeting decided to oppose the digital meter and the current price per km as decided by the Authorities. They demanded that if they had to take fare by meter the minimum charge should be Rs.15 and then Rs.10 per km. At the moment the min. fare is Rs.12 and […]
The much awaited Pre paid autos have e started from yesterday from the Belgaum Railway Station.But on the very first day itself some of the Auto drivers refused to go on the fixed price and at last the police forced them to take the passengers. I hope the police takes care of this everyday.
I had written this in the month of september.http://belgaumblog.blogspot.com/2007/09/pay-autos-by-meter-from-this-gandhi.html Now it seems again after some deliberations it has been decided that the autos in Belgaum will charge by Meter, Wow. The Prepaid auto booth will start from 3rd December and the autos will start charging by meter by the 10th December.The minimum fare is Rs.12 […]